German frigate 'Bayern' returns from operation Atalanta

FGS Bayern. Photo: EUNAVFOR

German Navy’s Brandenburg-class frigate FGS Bayern is set to return from the operation Atalanta on August 20 ...

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Italian Navy frigate trains with Tanzanian Navy sailors

Photo: EUNAVFOR

Italian Navy anti-submarine frigate ITS Euro, deployed to operation Atalanta off the Horn of Africa, trained ...

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Pirate fighters meet off Somali coast

Photo: EUNAVFOR

Whilst on counter-piracy patrol off the coast of Somalia recently, operation Atalanta’s Force Commander hosted the ...

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Operation Atalanta flagship conducts first RAS in theatre

Photo: EUNAVFOR

Operation Atalanta warships are on patrol around the clock off the coast of Somalia to keep the seas safe from ...

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HNLMS Tromp returns to Africa and Operation Atalanta

HNLMS Tromp and FGS Bayers alongside preparing for the handover ceremony. Photo: EUNAVFOR

Operation Atalanta welcomed back Dutch frigate HNLMS Tromp to the EU Naval Force off the coast of Somalia on August ...

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German tanker Spessart departs EU mission off Africa

FGS Spessart. Photo: EUNAVFOR

German Navy’s Rhön-class tanker FGS Spessart has left the EU Naval Force and Operation Atalanta fighting ...

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Pakistan assumes command of Combined Task Force 150

Cdre Guy Robinson (outgoing CCTTF 150), Vice Admiral Donegan (CCMF), Cdre Nasir (incoming CCTF 150). Photo: Combined Maritime Forces

The Pakistan Navy has taken command of Combined Task Force (CTF) 150 of the Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) after ...

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German minehunter rescues 133 off Tripoli coast

FGS Datteln, Photo: PIZ Marine

German Navy minehunter FGS Datteln rescued 133 migrants 75 kilometers north-west of Tripoli, Libya on August 1. The ...

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Spanish Maritime Patrol Aircraft Contingents hold ...

Photo: EU Navfor

On Tuesday, 26th of July 2016, the Spanish Orion Air Contingent XXV, commanded by Lieutenant Colonel Rafael Saiz ...

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US Navy’s Oceanographer signs MoA with ROKN

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Oceanographer of the Navy and Commander, Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command Rear Adm. Tim Gallaudet signed ...

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Op Sophia vessels save 20,000 lives in Mediterranean

Photo: EUNAVFOR

Spanish frigate ESPS Reina Sofia and British survey vessel HMS Ocean saved 719 lives on July 19, thereby bringing ...

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Spanish frigate trains with Seychelles Coastguard, Air Force

Photo: EUNAVFOR

Spanish Navy frigate ESPS Santa Maria recently enjoyed a break from her counter-piracy patrolling under Operation ...

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Amphibious exercise African Sea Lion concludes in Morocco

U.S. Marines assigned to Battalion Landing Team, 1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), and Moroccan forces participate in exercise African Sea Lion July 12, 2016. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s Wasp Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) and the embarked 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) worked ...

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Authorities nab suspected smugglers in the Mediterranean

Photo: EUNAVFOR

European naval units on Saturday apprehended three persons off the coast of Libya suspected of organizing migrant ...

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Op Atalanta flagship hosts Somali Deputy Prime Minister

Photo: EUNAVFOR

During FGS Bayern’s recent port visit to Djibouti, Operation Atalanta’s Force Commander, Rear Admiral Kaack, ...

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EUNAVFOR, CMF aircraft meet over Gulf of Aden

A Japanese MPRA is seen over the wing of the Spanish P-3. Photo: EUNAVFOR

The Spanish Air Force’s P-3 maritime patrol and reconnaissance aircraft (MPRA), currently deployed to Djibouti as ...

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German ships save 701 migrants in the Mediterranean

Photo: EUNAVFOR

Two new members of the Operation Sophia taskforce, German Navy ships Datteln und Werra, saved 701 migrants from the ...

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Kiel Week 2016: South African Navy Chief visits German Navy

Vice Admiral Andreas Krause and Vice Admiral M.S. Hlongwane aboard the German navy combat support ship 'Berlin' Photo: 2016 Bundeswehr / Steve Back/PIZMarine

Germany’s Kiel Week 2016, the largest sailing event in the world, started June 18 and the port city is ...

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German maritime air detachment departs Operation Atalanta

German ‘Orion’ P-3C at the Djibouti airbase. Photo: EU NAVFOR

German Maritime Patrol and Reconnaissance Aircraft (MPRA) detachment which has been flying the Orion P-3C as part ...

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