2019 - MARITIME GROUPS / SNMG2

NATO Frigate Groups Change Flagships in Rota

NATO Frigate Groups Change Flagships in Rota

Jul 29, 2019
ROTA, Spain — Standing NATO Maritime Group One (SNMG1) and Standing NATO Maritime Group Two (SNMG2) both transitioned flagship duties during a port visit to Rota, on July 26.

Ukrainian President visit NATO ships in Odesa

Ukrainian President visit NATO ships in Odesa

Jul 11, 2019
BLACK SEA (July 11, 2019) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy and Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak were received on board Standing NATO Maritime Group Two (SNMG2) ships during a port visit in Odesa prior to US-Ukraine led Exercise Sea Breeze 2019.

NATO Conducting Routine Patrol in the Black Sea

NATO Conducting Routine Patrol in the Black Sea

Jul 3, 2019
BLACK SEA (July 3, 2019) – SNMG2 arrived in the Black Sea yesterday to conduct a routine patrol to enhance interoperability with Allies and build on cooperation with NATO Partners.

Standing NATO Maritime Group Two has a New Commander

Standing NATO Maritime Group Two has a New Commander

Jun 16, 2019
CHANIA, Greece - Command of Standing NATO Maritime Group Two was formally transferred from Commodore Boudewijn Boots of the Royal Netherlands Navy to Commodore Josée Kurtz of the Royal Canadian Navy in a ceremony held aboard Royal Netherlands Navy frigate HNLMS Evertsen, and presided over by Rear Admiral Andrew C. Lennon, Commander Submarines NATO, representing Allied Maritime Command.

360 Degrees of NATO Maritime Activities

360 Degrees of NATO Maritime Activities

May 9, 2019
NORTHWOOD, United Kingdom - NATO Maritime Command Headquarters and all of the Standing Naval Forces are participating in various exercises, operations and activities across Europe this week, demonstrating NATO’s defence in 360 degrees. The story below outlines some of the ways in which NATO is providing 360 degree security on the maritime frontier.

NATO Exercises with Romanian Navy in the Black Sea

NATO Exercises with Romanian Navy in the Black Sea

Apr 11, 2019
BLACK SEA (April 11, 2019) During its deployment in the Black Sea, SNMG2 are participating in the annual Romanian-led naval exercise Sea Shield until April 13.

NATO Command Structure Adaptation: MARCOM activates Surface Command

NATO Command Structure Adaptation: MARCOM activates Surface Command

Apr 4, 2019
Northwood, United Kingdom (April 4, 2019) – Today, at the 70th anniversary of NATO, a ceremony was held at Allied Maritime Command to honour the activation of new a command, Commander Surface Forces NATO (COMSURFNATO). This activation is part of NATO’s Command Structure Adaptation (NCS-A) remarking new NATO at its birthday.

NATO ships visit Odesa

NATO ships visit Odesa

Apr 1, 2019

ODESA, Ukraine (April 1, 2019) – Two NATO ships from SNMG2, the Canadian frigate HMCS Toronto and Spanish frigate ESPS Santa Maria arrived in Odesa, Ukraine today for a routine port visit after patrolling in the Black Sea with fellow SNMG2 ships for the last several days.


SNMG2 visits Georgian port of Poti

SNMG2 visits Georgian port of Poti

Apr 1, 2019
POTI, Georgia (April 1, 2019) – Four ships from Standing NATO Maritime Group Two (SNMG2) arrived in Poti, Georgia today for a routine port visit, after patrolling in the Black Sea with fellow SNMG2 ships for the last several days.

NATO ships Conduct advanced Training in East Med

NATO ships Conduct advanced Training in East Med

Feb 13, 2019
EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN SEA (February 13, 2019) Standing NATO Maritime Group Two (SNMG2) ships are taking their at sea training to an advanced level, performing Force Integration Training (FIT) while patrolling in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea to maintain the high readiness level of the NATO Standing Naval Forces.

 

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