2017

NATO Submarine Rescue Exercise Concludes in Turkey

NATO Submarine Rescue Exercise Concludes in Turkey

Sep 22, 2017
MARMARIS, Turkey (September 22, 2017) Dynamic Monarch 2017, a NATO led submarine exercise concludes today at in Turkey after two weeks of demanding training and practice in Submarine Escape and Rescue (SMER) procedures on a multi-national environment.

NATO Submarine Escape and Rescue Exercise to Start Sept 8

NATO Submarine Escape and Rescue Exercise to Start Sept 8

Sep 7, 2017
NORTHWOOD, United Kingdom - Dynamic Monarch 2017, NATO sponsored live Submarine Escape and Rescue (SMER) exercises, hosted by Turkey and to take place in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea, off Aksaz  kicks off 08 September and runs through Sept. 22, 2017.

Standing NATO MCM Group 1 concludes participation in OPEN SPIRIT 2017

Standing NATO MCM Group 1 concludes participation in OPEN SPIRIT 2017

Sep 1, 2017
BALTIC SEA – The ships of Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group One (SNMCMG1) concluded OPEN SPIRIT 2017, a multinational Partnership for Peace naval mine clearance and ordnance disposal operation. This year OPEN SPIRIT 2017 was led by the Latvian Naval Force and took place inside Latvian territorial waters, in the Irbe Straight area. 

Operation Sea Guardian Coordinates with Operation Sophia in Central Mediterranean

Operation Sea Guardian Coordinates with Operation Sophia in Central Mediterranean

Aug 22, 2017
NATO ships conducted a focused operation as part of Operation Sea Guardian in the central Mediterranean Sea August 3 through 20 in part to further refine coordination efforts with the European Union’s Operation Sophia and further integrate information provided by ships in associated support to the mission.

NATO Ships Sweep Seafloor for Old Ordnance

NATO Ships Sweep Seafloor for Old Ordnance

Aug 17, 2017
Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group One (SNMCMG1) completed four days of Historical Ordnance Disposal (HOD) Operations along with Estonian minehunter ENS Admiral Cowan in Estonian territorial waters August 17.

SNMG2 Trains in Bulgarian Exercise Breeze

SNMG2 Trains in Bulgarian Exercise Breeze

Jul 20, 2017
BLACK SEA - Standing NATO Maritime Group Two (SNMG2) is participating in Exercise Breeze 2017 in the Black Sea this week. Breeze is an annual Bulgarian Naval exercise with international participation that it is conducted in Bulgarian territorial waters and the high seas.

SNMG1 Greets Chinese Task Group in North Sea

SNMG1 Greets Chinese Task Group in North Sea

Jul 18, 2017
Standing NATO Maritime Group 1 flagship HNoMS Otto Sverdrup greeted a Chinese Naval Task Group in the North Sea while sailing there in international waters.

Standing NATO Maritime Group Two Ships Meet in Istanbul

Standing NATO Maritime Group Two Ships Meet in Istanbul

Jul 17, 2017
ISTANBUL - On Monday, July 10, Turkish frigate TCG Yildirim joined the SNMG2 flagship HMS Duncan in Istanbul.

SNMG1 Change of Command

SNMG1 Change of Command

Jul 14, 2017
BERGEN, Norway – Standing NATO Maritime Group One (SNMG1) changes command Friday in a ceremony at the Norwegian Naval Base, Haakonsvern. After six months with the Command of SNMG1, Commodore Ole Morten Sandquist (NOR Navy) relieves today to fellow countryman, Commodore Petter Kammerhuber.

Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group 2 Changes Leadership

Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group 2 Changes Leadership

Jul 5, 2017
PORTSMOUTH, United Kingdom – Polish Navy Commander Aleksander Urbanowicz turned over command of Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group Two (SNMCMG2) to Royal Navy Commander Justin Hains today during an Operational Handover and Change of Command ceremony held at Her Majesty’s Naval Base, Portsmouth.

NATO and EU discuss future cooperation at sea

United Kingdom takes command of NATO Task Group from Germany

United Kingdom takes command of NATO Task Group from Germany

Jun 30, 2017
SOUDA - Crete, Greece - On the 30th of June the UK took command of the Standing NATO Maritime Task Group 2 (SNMG2) at a ceremony at Souda Bay Naval Station on the Greek Island of Crete.

 

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