Your question: Does Venezuela have a navy?

What type of military does Venezuela have?

National Bolivarian Armed Forces of Venezuela

National Bolivarian Armed Forces
Current form December 1999
Service branches Strategic Command Operations Venezuelan Army Bolivarian Navy of Venezuela Venezuelan Military Aviation Venezuelan National Guard Venezuelan National Militia
Commander-in-Chief Nicolás Maduro

Is military service mandatory in Venezuela?

Article 134 of the Constitution of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela provides: “Everyone, in accordance with the law, has the duty to provide the necessary civilian or military services for the defence, preservation and development of the country, or to deal with situations of public emergency.

Did Venezuela fire on a cruise ship?

On 30 March 2020, the vessel rammed the cruise ship RCGS Resolute in international waters and sank.

Venezuelan patrol boat Naiguatá

Fate Sunk, 30 March 2020
General characteristics
Class and type Guaicamacuto-class patrol boat

Does Venezuela have fighter jets?

It is a service component of the National Bolivarian Armed Forces of Venezuela.

Bolivarian Military Aviation
Aircraft flown
Electronic warfare Dassault Falcon 20C Prometeo, Fairchild C-26B Metro EW
Fighter Su-30MK2, F-16

Does Venezuela have submarines?

The Bolivarian Navy of Venezuela (Spanish: Armada Bolivariana de Venezuela), commonly known as the Venezuelan Navy, is the naval branch of the National Bolivarian Armed Forces of Venezuela.

Bolivarian Navy of Venezuela
Size 2 submarines, 2 frigates, 6 OPV, 25 patrol boats,4 landing ship tank, 3 auxiliary ships
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Is university free in Venezuela?

Higher education in Venezuela is free for citizens as declared under the 1999 constitution and receives 35 percent of the education budget. In 2002, more than 70 percent of higher education students came from the wealthiest of the population.