Operation Atalanta, CTF 151 commanders meet in Salalah

Operation Atalanta, CTF 151 commanders meet in Salalah

During a recent port visit to Oman, Operation Atalanta’s Force Commander, Rear Admiral Kaack, invited the Commander ...

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Australia starts unrolling shipbuilding plans Austal, the West Australian shipbuilding company, is the first to ...

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EU High Representative visits Operation Sophia flagship

Photo: EUNAVFOR

High Representative of the European Union and Vice President of the European Commission, Federica ...

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Egyptian Navy's Gowind corvette construction moves to Egypt

Photo: DCNS

Egyptian Alexandria Shipyard has started construction of the first of three Gowind 2500 corvettes to be built in ...

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French frigate 'Aconit' joins CTF 152

FS Aconit, Photo: French Navy

French Navy frigate Aconit has joined Combined Task Force 152 (CTF 152) whilst carrying out maritime security ...

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German Navy tanker to join Operation Atalanta

Tanker Spessart, Photo: PIZ Marine

Germany Navy tanker FGS Spessart will depart Wilhelmshaven, Germany on April 18 to join EUNAVFOR’s Operation ...

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Spanish patrol ship works with Cameroon Navy

OPV Atalaya during a passex exercise with the Cameroonian Navy. Photo: Spanish Navy

Spanish Navy offshore patrol vessel OPV Atalaya currently deployed to Western Africa, has conducted a series of ...

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Op Atalanta: German patrol aircraft clock in 5,000 fly hours

Photo: EUNAVFOR

The German Navy has been flying their Maritime Patrol and Reconnaissance Aircraft (MPRA) with EUNAVFOR’s Op ...

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GALLERY: Atalanta warships gather for joint training

GALLERY Atalanta warships gather for joint training 2

Photos: EUNAVFOR Three Operation Atalanta warships were operating in the Gulf of Aden recently when they took the ...

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Singapore Navy takes charge of Combined Task Force 151

Rear Admiral IIyas, Commodore Warrender, Rear Admiral Cheong. Photo: Combined Maritime Forces

Republic of Singapore Navy assumed command of the Combined Maritime Forces’ counter piracy unit, the CTF 151, ...

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ESPS Tornado hosts Operation Atalanta force commander

Photo: EUNAVFOR

Operation Atalanta’s Force Commander, German Navy Rear Admiral Jan Kaack, visited the Spanish warship, ESPS ...

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German combat support ship rescues 105 in the Mediterranean

EGV Frankfurt am Main, Photo: PIZMarine/Ann-Katrin Winges

German Navy’s combat support ship EGV Frankfurt am Main, part of EUNAVFOR’s Op Sophia mission saved 105 ...

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New Op Atalanta Force Commander meets units

Force Commander on board MSM Douro. Photo: EUNAVFOR

Operation Atalanta’s new Force Commander who took command over the force six days ago used the opportunity to ...

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FGS Erfurt concludes Atalanta, begins UNIFIL deployment

FGS Erfurt, Photo: Presse- und Informationszentrum Marine

German Navy corvette FGS Erfurt has concluded her participation in the EUNAVFOR Operation Atalanta and ...

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Germany assumes command of Op Atalanta

FGS Bayern. Photo: EUNAVFOR

German Navy Rear Admiral Jan Kaack took over the role of the Force Commander of EUNAVFOR’s Operation Atalanta ...

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EUNAVFOR boasts Op Sophia results

Photo: EUNAVFOR

Since EUNAVFOR’s mission to tackle human trafficking and smuggling in the Central Mediterranean Sea and off ...

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EGV Frankfurt am Main rescues 615 from the Mediterranean

Illustration (Photo: EUNAVFOR)

German combat support ship EGV Frankfurt am Main has rescued 361 migrants and taken up another 254, previously ...

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FGS Karlsruhe heads for Med and Op Sophia

FGS Karlsruhe

German Navy’s Bremen-class frigate FGS Karlsruhe is scheduled to leave its homeport Wilhelmshaven on March 18 ...

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Nigerian Navy returns stolen tanker to owners

Illustration, Photo: EUNAVFOR

The Nigerian Navy returned the hijacked oil tanker MT Maximus to its owners on March 12, following a February 22 ...

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FGS Erfurt welcomes Op Atalanta force commander

Rear Admiral Barbieri (left) and Commander Klitzsch (right) on FGS Erfurt's deck with ITS Carabiniere in the background. Photo: EUNAVFOR

FGS Erfurt has welcomed Operation Atalanta’s Force Commander, Rear Admiral Stefano Barbieri, who is preparing to ...

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German patrol aircraft deploys to Operation Atalanta

'Orion' departs for Africa, Image: 2016 Bundeswehr, Sascha Jonack

German Navy’s maritime patrol aircraft, ‘Orion’ P-3C , took off from the naval airbase Nordholz, ...

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