23
Mar 89

Kialoa III

Atlantic Ocean, 34º11’56″N 38º32’13″W

Ocean Atlantic crossing onboard the maxi Kialoa III from Saint Barthelemy French West Indies to Antibes France.

23
Oct 86

French Navy

Global

I did my military duty in the French Navy from October 1986 to July 1988 on the aviso-escorteur (sloop-escort) “Victor Schœlcher”
Hull Number: F725
Lenght: 300 feet
Crew: 140

2 x 100 mm guns
4 MM38 Exocet Missiles
2 – 30 mm guns
1 -305 mm anti-submarine mortar
6 – 550 mm torpedo tubes (2×3)

1 War (Iran-Irak War)
6 War Missions in the Persian Gulf
11 Rescue missions
34 Countries
14 Islands
42 Stopover
2 Atlantic Ocean crossing
2 Indian Ocean crossing
2 Equator passages
7 Storms
1 Ariane Space Rocket launch
2 Medals
Countless mileage, time at sea and adventures.