After a significant period of decline, Argentina has ceased to be a capable military force.
Former Argentine defence minister Julio Martinez criticised government policies towards the Armed Forces saying a lack of funds has caused more loses than the Falklands War.
Argentinian Navy patrol ship 'Islas Malvinas' reportedly ran aground this weekend on Ushuaia beach, Beagle Channel, shortly after leaving Ushuaia Naval Base.
Argentine destroyer La Argentina was damaged after ramming a jetty and catching fire after attempts to repair the damage.
Leonardo has announced an order for an AgustaWestland AW169 by the Argentine National Gendarmerie in support of law enforcement and border patrol operations.