2019 - MARITIME GROUPS / SNMCMG1

NATO supports Operation Beneficial Cooperation to Clear WWII mines from Dutch Waters

NATO supports Operation Beneficial Cooperation to Clear WWII mines from Dutch Waters

Jun 5, 2019
NORTH SEA – Royal Netherlands Navy requested support from Standing SNMCMG1 for Operation Beneficial Cooperation to clear the area of mines so clean-up operations could continue.

NATO Ships Help Clear Old Mines from Baltic Sea

NATO Ships Help Clear Old Mines from Baltic Sea

May 20, 2019
BALTIC SEA - NATO naval minehunters took part in Lithuanian-led historical ordnance disposal operation Open Spirit 2019 from May 6 to 16 in the Baltic Sea.

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.

SNMG 1 and SNMCMG 1 reach halfway point of Joint Warrior 19-1

SNMG 1 and SNMCMG 1 reach halfway point of Joint Warrior 19-1

Apr 7, 2019
NORTH ATLANTIC — Sailors from Standing NATO Maritime Group One (SNMG1) and Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group One (SNMCMG1) completed the first half of exercise Joint Warrior 19-1 April 5.

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 Trains to Keep Sea Lanes Clear

NATO Trains to Keep Sea Lanes Clear

Feb 7, 2019
OOSTENDE, Belgium (February 7, 2019) The sea lanes are vital to the health and wellbeing of a nation. These strategic byways allow trade, travel and the movement of resources. NATO maintains two groups of mine countermeasures ships ready to respond to a crisis if needed. In order to maintain a high level of readiness, NATO conducts training exercises to keep sailors skills sharp.

SNMG1 and SNMCMG1 Conduct Change of Command

SNMG1 and SNMCMG1 Conduct Change of Command

Jan 14, 2019
COPENHAGEN, Denmark – In a dual ceremony today, Rear Adm. Edward Cashman of the U.S. Navy assumed command of SNMG1 from Commodore Anders Friis of the Royal Danish Navy and Commander Peter Krogh of the Royal Danish Navy assumed command of SNMCMG1 from Commander Peter Ramboer of the Belgian Navy in Copenhagen, Denmark.

 

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