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BAP Angamos successfully concluded its fourth participation in the operational deployment SUBDIEX 2016

Nro. 49 - 2016

After 138 days, 12.525 miles sailed and successful joint operations with the Atlantic Fleet of the United States Navy in operational deployment Submarine Diesel Exercises (SUBDIEX 2016), the submarine BAP "Angamos" arrived on December 5 at the Naval Base Callao. 
The welcoming ceremony was presided over by the Commander Submarine Force, Rear Admiral Hugo will see Moreno, who in meaningful and traditional event, received from the Commander of BAP Angamos, Commander Percy Suarez Caceres, the pennant of the Commander of the Submarine force, after successfully accomplish the mission. 
It is recalled that the Peruvian unit set sail on July 20 to the port of Mayport in Florida USA, to take part in the operational deployment, whose development in anti-submarine warfare maneuvers were performed and anti-surface warfare. They also operated with the new fire control system integrated Kallpa. Thus, the BAP "Angamos", increased its high level of enlistment process is confirmed to be his fourth participation in the SUBDIEX. 
The exceptional performance of the Peruvian unit, was mainly due to the professional qualities and commitment of officers and junior staff, who with their hard work and hard work, successfully completed the 81 days of operations at sea and made the most of his training in port. 
It is also important to mention that under the operational envelope of the BAP Angamos (SS-31) held a community support in the city of Mayport after Hurricane Mathew. Members of the Navy of Peru, conducted a social action at Public School "Mayport Middle School" belonging to the Duval County Public Schools. 
It should be noted that the Submarine Diesel Exercises - SUBDIEX, is an operational maneuvers anti - submarine warfare and anti - surface warfare, which is held annually with the Atlantic Fleet of the United States Navy as part of the DESI Initiative (Diesel Electric Submarine Initiative) established by the US Navy in 2001 for high - level actions in training its surface and submarine units in the fight against quiet diesel submarines propulsion-eléctrica.Por its part, the Navy of Peru involved in this exercise since 2002,


La Perla, December 7, 2016