Danish HDMS Absalon Sails for NATO’s Counter-Piracy Op

This week HDMS ABSALON (Denmark) has joined NATO’s counter-piracy Operation OCEAN SHIELD and is en route to East ...

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OXIDE 2015 Focuses on Counter Piracy Efforts

Interdepartmental and international Maritime Exercise OXIDE 2015 is currently underway in Richards Bay, South ...

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HNLMS Groningen Joins Counter-Piracy Operation

Having departed her home port in the Netherlands weeks earlier, on Thursday 27 August 2015 Royal Netherlands Navy ...

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EUNAVFOR Commander Assumes Counter-Piracy Coordination Role

On 15 July 2015, EU Naval Force Commander, Rear Admiral Alfonso Gómez Fernández de Córdoba, assumed the ...

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ESPS Galicia Celebrates Spanish Navy Day

On 16 July 2015, crew members from ESPS Galicia celebrated Spanish Navy Day on board with a naval procession of the ...

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TCG GEDIZ Re-Joins Op OCEAN SHIELD

This weekend, the Turkish Navy Frigate TCG GEDIZ (F-495) re-joined NATO’s counter piracy Operation OCEAN SHIELD, ...

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ITS Libeccio Joins Counter-Piracy Ops off Somalia

On 10 June 2015 Italian warship, ITS Libeccio, under the command of Commander Daniele Paolo Maria Martinuzzi, ...

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Counter-Piracy Operational Commanders Meet in Northwood

NATO Allied Maritime Command (MARCOM) welcomed U.S. Naval Force Central Command/U.S. FIFTH FLEET/Combined Maritime ...

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HNLMS Johan de Witt Departs Operation Atalanta

On Wednesday 6 May Dutch warship, HNLMS Johan de Witt, completed three and a half months as the flag ship for ...

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ESPS Rayo Ends Counter-Piracy Mission off Somalia

On Wednesday 6 May 2015 Spanish Navy warship, ESPS Rayo, completed her counter-piracy deployment with Operation ...

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HNLMS Johan de Witt Receives Counter-Piracy Medal

On Thursday 30 April the ship’s company and international Force HQ staff based on board the EU Naval Force ...

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Representatives Discuss Counter-Piracy at 35th SHADE ...

01 April 2015, the 35th SHADE conference convened in Bahrain to discuss counter-piracy efforts. This unique ...

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NATO, Djibouti Enhance Cooperation

NATO and the Republic of Djibouti have enhanced their cooperation, by concluding on 22 April 2015 an agreement to ...

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FS L’Adroit Joins EUNAVFOR’s Counter-Piracy Op

On Wednesday 15 April, French Navy warship, FS L’Adroit, joined the EU Naval Force to conduct counter-piracy ...

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Operation Atalanta Counter-Piracy Duties Go to New Crew

On Tuesday 25 March 2015 the XXI (21) Spanish Air Force team, which has been deployed as part of the European ...

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ITS Andrea Doria Conducts Counter-Piracy Exercise

During a recent port visit to The Seychelles, the EU Naval Force flagship, ITS Andrea Doria, conducted a ...

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Spanish Chief of Defence Staff Tours ESPS Rayo

During their recent port visit to Djibouti, EU Naval Force warship, ESPS Rayo, welcomed the Spanish Chief of ...

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New Aircraft Team Takes Over African Counter-Piracy Ops

On Tuesday 25 November the outgoing 20th Spanish Maritime Patrol Aircraft Contingent held a Transfer of Authority ...

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NATO MARCOM Commander Visits Counter-Piracy Task Force ...

This week, Commander of NATO Allied Maritime Command (MARCOM), Vice Admiral Peter Hudson CBE, paid official visits ...

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Gallery: ITS Andrea Doria Completes Visit to Dubai

The flagship of the EU Naval Force, ITS Andrea Doria, has completed her visit to Dubai. The Italian Navy destroyer ...

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ITS Andrea Doria Supports UAE Counter-Piracy Week

The flagship of the EU Naval Force, ITS Andrea Doria, is visiting Dubai in support of the UAE Counter-Piracy Week. ...

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