Celebration of the Bicentennial of the National Navy at the Artigas Base

On November 15th, a ceremony to commemorate the Bicentennial of the National Navy at the Artigas Antarctic Scientific Base (BCAA) was held. In the event TN (CG) Valeria Rodríguez spoke to the staff of that force stationed at the BCAA during the current expedition, that inaugurates the 2017/2018 Antarctic Summer Campaign.

The act was headed by Colonel Edardo Álvez, Colonel Gustavo Dal Monte (Outgoing Head of Base) and Commanding Officer Luis Manzanarez (Incoming Head of Base).