IANTN

INTER-AMERICAN NAVAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS NETWORK

INTER-AMERICAN NAVAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS NETWORK

History of IANTN

1962
• Establishment of Inter-American Naval Telecommunications Network during the III Inter-American Naval Conference, in Viña del Mar, Chile.

1967
• Proposed establishment of a Permanent Secretariat during the III Inter-American Chiefs of Naval Telecommunications.

1972
• Establishment of the IANTN Secretariat in Balboa, Panama.

1976
• Secretariat incorporates Officers from Latin American navies.

1989
• Best Station Award is established.

1994
• Replacement of the HF communications system to one based on a VSAT system.
• Secretariat is moved to Roosevelt Roads, Puerto Rico.

2000
• VSAT network modernization. IANTN stations works in automatic mode.
• Implementation of voice capacity in the system.

2004
• Physical relocation of the IANTN Secretariat at Naval Station Base Mayport (USA).
• Initial plan for the modernization of the IANTN Communications System.

2007 – 2008
• Transition from the VSAT to the CENTRIXS System.

OCT 2008
• Implementation of the CENTRIXS System as IANTN’s primary communications means.

2009
• Updated doctrine and procedures.
• Initiated the CENTRIXS System expansion member countries Operational Commands.

2010
• CENTRIXS expansion to IANTN member Navy Operational Commands.
• Creation of APAN IANTN-RITN-RNIT Group.

2012
• Creation of CENTRIXS Collaboration at Sea (CAS) Web Site.

2012 - Future Vision
• CENTRIXS expansion to Tactical Units and other required services.

 IANTN Secretary (US Navy) << Click here for ALL

Count = 26
Commander
GhenUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
APR14Present
Commander
Bradley MaasUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
NOV11APR14
Commander
James GinderUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
NOV09NOV11

 IANTN Deputy Secretary << Click Here for ALL

Count = 26
Lieutenant Commander Argentina
Oscar LatorreUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
MAR14Present
Capitán de FragataMexico
José Antonio Mejía FloresUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
MAR12MAR14
Capitán de FragataEcuador
Marco Antonio Villalba DahikUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
APR10MAR12

 IANTN Assist Sec Ops and Stats << Click here for ALL

Count = 32
LieutanantBrazil
Gustavo Almeida MatosUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
2014 Present
Capitán de CorbetaArgentina
Gustavo Enrique SagrerasUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
JAN12DEC14 
Capitán de CorbetaPeru
Juan Necochea CuevaUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
FEB10JAN12

 IANTN Assist Sec. Info and Inst << Click here for ALL

Count = 29
Teniente de NavioPeru
Gonzalo Castaneda HerreraUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
SEP13Present
Capitão-de-CorvetaBrazil
Felipe SasakiUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
OCT11SEP13
Teniente PrimeroChile
Edward GibbonsUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
NOV09OCT11

 IANTN Assist Sec. for Admin (US Navy) << Click here for All

Count = 20
Lieutenant
Jimmy HarveyUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
JUL 2012Present
Lieutenant
Jason DionUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
AUG 10JUL 12
Lieutenant
Voncile McQueenUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
OCT 08AUG 10

 IANTN Administrative Assistant << Click here for ALL

Count = 16
Téchnico TerceroPeru
Edmundo Valdez CernaUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
MAR2014Present
SuboficialBrazil
Antonio Abreu NetoUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
AUG11AUG13
Técnico SegundoPeru
Antero VelezUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
SEP09AUG11