Meet Arturo, a standing corps officer


Meet Arturo, the Commanding Officer of an Italian coast guard ship deployed to Spain. Since 2019, Arturo has been part of the International Affairs Office at the Guardia Costiera HQ. With Frontex, he helps protect the Mediterranean Sea, commanding Nave R. Aringhieri.

“We have a liaison officer of the Guardia Civil on board during every mission we carry out to improve the coordination of the activities at sea.”

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