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Ejército de Tierra

Shield of the Unit

1st Brigade 'Aragón'

Destacado

Main activities

Activities
  • Training of the units
  • Taking part in exercises
  • Collaborating with civilian bodies

Foreign operations

Peacekeeping missions
  • UNPROFOR
  • IFOR
  • SFOR
  • KFOR
  • IRAQI FREEDOM
  • ISAF
  • UNIFIL

Visit 2nd Cavalry Brigade "CASTILLEJOS"

Introduction

Under the command of a Brigade general, currently the Honourable Mr. Andrés Chapa Huidobro, the “Aragón” 1st Brigade, has been a dependent of the “San Marcia” Division since 1st January 2017. It’s a young unit, created in June 1986 with the name “Castillejos” 2nd Cavalry Brigade, inheriting the history and traditions of the Regiments that came before it. As a result of the Army transformation process, the Brigade adopted the name  “Aragón” 1st Brigade on 1st January 2017, also incorporating the units of Mountain troops headquarters situated in the Prynees.

With its main headquarters in Zaragoza,  the “Aragón” 1st Brigade currently consists of: Military headquarters, 1st Batalion military headquarters, Armoured Regiment “Pavía” n° 4, “Galicia” Infantry Regiment n° 64 of Infantry Mountain Soldiers (Jaca – Huesca), “Arapiles” Infantry Regiment n° 62 (Barcelona and San Clemente de Sasebas – Gerona), Artillery Countryside Regiment (RACA) n° 20, 1st Batalion of sappers and 1st Logistics Group.

Since 1992, its units have participated in Peace Missions in various task forces and brigades deployed in former Yugoslavia, in Bosnia and in Kosovo, as well as in Lebanon (LH), Afghanistan (ISAF), Mali and Iraq.

Latest news of the unit

Ejercicio ACOME BZ I

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

BATALLÓN DE ZAPADORES I REALIZA EJERCICIO ACOME

Del 18 al 22 de junio, la Sección ligera de la Compañía de Zapadores 2/I ha participado en el ejercicio ACOME 2018 junto con el Regimiento Galicia 64 entre los valles de Bujaruelo y la localidad de Panticosa

Adopción posición de tiro (Foto:RICZM 64)

Monday, July 2, 2018

EJERCICIO ALFA DE COMBATE ESTIVAL DEL RICZM "GALICIA" 64

El Regimiento de Cazadores de Montaña 'Galicia" 64, dentro de su programa de instrucción específico de montaña estival, realizó durante los días 18 al 22 de Junio el ejercicio ACOME 2018, en la zona de Bujaruelo, Panticosa y valles adyacentes que unen ambas zonas del Pirineo Aragonés.