Colombia, Brazil jointly develop patrol vessel for Amazon river reconnaissance

Brazil and Colombia sign joint agreement. Photo: Cotecmar Brazil and Colombia have agreed to jointly develop the Amazon Patrol Vessel (Buque Patrullero Amazônico - BPA), a specialist patrol vessel for the river Amazon to increase surveillance and reconnaissance throughout the region. Colombia’s government-owned Cotecmar (the Corporation for Science and Technology Development of the Naval, Maritime and Fluvial Industry) and Brazil’s Projeto Navais Management Company Emgepron...
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