Operation UNITAS 2012

Boca Chica Naval Base has been preparing for Operation Unitas, an annual maritime training exercise to improve responses in drug interdiction, piracy, human smuggling, humanitarian response and possible battles in the Atlantic and Carribean. A multi-national naval fleet was ported in Key West during the first day of UNITAS 2012, a two-week joint maritime training exercise bringing together ships and crews from Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Mexico, United Kingdom and the U.S.
They will depart Tuesday for a planned exercise off Playa Giron, just West of the Guantanamo Naval base in Cuba.

Read more here: http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/09/22/3015832/navies-from-around-the-hemisphere.html
My Key West feed will not have anything particular to this operation, just the usual fire talkgroups. But if something new appears we will hear it since the scanner is set to search the NQX trunked system so you never know what you might hear.

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