navy ships south america

Here is an alphabetical overview of my spotted naval vessels from South America, include their naval flag and name of the naval branch of country.

These ships often visit major maritime events and travel around the world with new cadets/midshipmen as the ambassadors for their country.


ARA Libertad - Q2

training ship

in service 1963 - flag; Argentina

photo taken in Amsterdam (NLD)

July 09, 2016

Armada de la República Argentina



ARBV Simón Bolivar - BE-11

training ship

in service 1980 - flag; Venezuela

photo taken in Antwerp (BEL)

July 10, 2016

Armada Nacional Bolivariana de Venezuela



ARC Gloria - BE160

training ship

in service 1968 - flag; Colombia

photo taken in Antwerp (BEL)

August 19, 2016

Armada Nacional de la República de Colombia



B.A.P.Unión - BEV161

training ship

in service 2016 - flag; Peru

photo taken in Rotterdam (NLD)

August 08, 2017

Marina de Guerra del Perú



BAE Guayas - BE21

training ship

in service 1977 - flag; Ecuador

photo taken in Amsterdam (NLD)

August 19, 2015

Armada del Ecuador



CNS Esmeralda - BE-43

training ship

in service 1953 - flag; Chili

photo taken in Amsterdam (NLD)

August 19, 2015

Armada de Chile



NE Brasil - U27

training ship

in service 1986 - flag; Brazil

photo taken in Amsterdam (NLD)

October 10, 2016

Marinha do Brasil



NVe Cisne Branco - U20

training ship

in service 2000 - flag; Brazil

photo taken in Den Helder (NLD)

June 22, 2017

Marinha do Brasil