MARCOM Hosts Commander Combined Air Operations Centre - UEDEM
NORTHWOOD, UK – Today, the Commander of Combined Air Operations Centre (CAOC) UEDEM, Lieutenant General Joachim WUNDRAK, paid a visit to NATO Allied Maritime Command (MARCOM). He met with the Command Group to discuss interaction and cooperation between CAOC UEDEM and MARCOM, in particular NATO Maritime Air Command.
Lieutenant General WUNDRAK was greeted by Rear Admiral (LH) Thomas J. Ernst, Commander Maritime Air NATO (COMMARAIRNATO), and paid a visit to Commander Allied Maritime Command, Vice Admiral Peter HUDSON.
During his visit, Lieutenant General WUNDRAK had the opportunity to observe the organisation of NATO Maritime Air command and receive a comprehensive briefing on MARCOM’s on-going operations and activities with a specific emphasis on Maritime Air and CAOC involvement. With the Command Group he also discussed developments within NATO’s Readiness Action Plan as well as opportunities to strengthen the cooperation and liaison between the two components.
"We had a very intense and fruitful discussion about how we cooperate at present and how we can improve in our common battle space of air- and air defence operations” said Rear Admiral Thomas J. Ernst, Commander Maritime Air NATO.