The visit takes place on the occasion of the UK and Vietnam celebrating the 10th anniversary of bilateral strategic partnership, with security and defence an important cooperation field.

It offers a good chance for both sides to intensify collaboration in hydrographic affairs and tighten connectivity between the two navies.

During their stay in Vietnam, HMS Enterprise crew will pay courtesy visits to leaders of the municipal People’s Committee and the Naval Command.

They will leave Hai Phong for other destinations on February 25./.