By the way, is the M-16 now the standard arm of the Arg Marines? I was under the impression that the FAL is still standard across the forces.
Nice picture, happy. Yeah, the marines have transitioned to the M16A2 and the M249 SAW as their standard arms. Overall their equipment seems to be better than the army's, but IIRC they've lost a large amount of manpower and the battalions are significantly smaller than they were in the 80s/90s.
A Greek in the Netherlands who struggles with the bad weather every day..
I like very much battleships and cruisers.Does anyone have pics of historic ships of your navy like battleships ARA Rivadavia and ARA Moreno,cruisers ARA Veinticinco de Mayo,ARA Almirante Brown ,ARA La Argentina, ARA General Belgrano and ARA Nueve de Julio?I mean the ships after 1915..
I have found some photos from wikipedia
An icebreaker has been contracted for the 2009/10 season for $8million.
Only another stop-gap for the never ending Alrmirante Irizar saga, but it's better than nothing! I'm not aware of any renaming to something more hispanic.