Peace Ark hospital ship arrived in Panama for the first time across the Pacific
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International Online (microblogging) messages (Reporters Xiao Zhongren) Local 14, went to Cuba, the implementation of four Latin American countries, “Harmony Mission -2011 ‘access to medical services-cum-Chinese naval task” Peace Ark “hospital ship for the first time successfully across the Pacific, arrived in Panama Bay anchorage ready fuel supply, and will be 16 to enter the Atlantic from the Caribbean, the Panama Canal. This will be China’s Navy again after a lapse of nine years, through this famous waterways. Currently, 416 officers and men full of spirits, the hospital ship technical equipment in good condition.
in 30 days and nights of nearly 10,000 nautical mile voyage, the “Peace Ark” success through typhoons, hurricanes and other severe climatic zones. The voyage, successfully carried out the task officers exercise emergency medical rescue, maritime signature swearing-in ceremony, speech contests and flag raising ceremony and other activities.
It is understood that, through the Panama Canal, the “Peace Ark” is expected to arrive in Havana, Cuba, Hong Kong 21, the four-day visit will start with Cuba in various forms of exchanges.
Chinese navy “Peace Ark” hospital ship on September 16, set sail from Zhejiang Zhoushan, went to Cuba, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago, Costa Rica, four-nation visit-cum-medical services perform the task.share: