Belgian navy Cpl. Eddy Destaelen teaches Benin navy Quartermasters Seaman Chimene Djimahloue and Seaman Ahyi Ariane how to navigate a zodiac boat.
GULF OF GUINEA (Mar. 20, 2010) Belgian navy Cpl. Eddy Destaelen, right, teaches Benin navy Quartermasters Seaman Chimene Djimahloue and Seaman Ahyi Ariane how to navigate a zodiac boat during a man overboard drill with the Belgian navy command and logistical support ship BNS Godetia (A 960) as part of the European-led portion of Africa Partnership Station West. Africa Partnership Station, an international initiative developed by U.S. Naval Forces Europe and U.S. Naval Forces Africa to improve maritime safety and security in West and Central Africa. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Gary Keen) File# 100320-N-6138K-347