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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.

2014 - Future Vision
• Replacement of the S6-250 for the SCfC to the CENTRIXS system.

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

Count= 26
Commander
Matthew Ghen
APR14Present
Commander
Bradley Maas
NOV11APR14
Commander
James Ginder
NOV09NOV11

 IANTN Deputy Secretary << Click Here for ALL

Count= 26
Capitán de FragataArgentina
Oscar Latorre
MAR14Present
Capitán de FragataMexico
José Antonio Mejía Flores
MAR12MAR14
Capitán de FragataEcuador
Marco Antonio Villalba Dahik
APR10MAR12

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

Count= 32
Capitão-tenenteBrazil
Gustavo Almeida Matos
2014 Present
Capitán de CorbetaArgentina
Gustavo Enrique Sagreras
JAN12DEC14 
Capitán de CorbetaPeru
Juan Necochea Cueva
FEB10JAN12

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

Count= 29
Teniente de NavioPeru
Gonzalo Castaneda Herrera
SEP13Present
Capitão-de-CorvetaBrazil
Felipe Sasaki
OCT11SEP13
Teniente PrimeroChile
Edward Gibbons
NOV09OCT11

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

Count= 20
Lieutenant Commander
Jimmy Harvey
JUL 2012Present
Lieutenant
Jason Dion
AUG 10JUL 12
Lieutenant
Voncile McQueen
OCT 08AUG 10

 IANTN Administrative Assistant << Click here for ALL

Count= 16
Téchnico TerceroPeru
Edmundo Valdez Cerna
MAR2014Present
SuboficialBrazil
Antonio Abreu Neto
AUG11AUG13
Técnico SegundoPeru
Antero Velez
SEP09AUG11
 
 
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