French Navy aviso leaves EU's migrant crisis operation

French Navy aviso FS Commandant l’Herminier bid farewell to EUNAVFOR’s Mediterranean Sea operation Sophia ...

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FGS Mecklenburg-Vorpommern joins op Sophia

German Navy’s F123 frigate Mecklenburg-Vorpommern joined the European-led operation Sophia by taking over ...

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ESPS Numancia, HMS Enterprise save 436 off Libya

Spanish Navy frigate Numancia and Royal Navy survey ship HMS Enterprise, presently deployed in EUNAVFOR’s operation ...

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ESPS Numancia carries out first rescue operation

The Spanish frigate ESPS Numancia, which replaced her sister ship ESPS Canarias in the EUNAVFOR operation Sophia, ...

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Op Sophia vessels in yet another rescue operation

This time it was the Slovenian patrol ship SNS Triglav that was tasked to save migrants’ lives off the coast ...

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ESPS Canarias concludes Op Sophia deployment

The Spanish Navy ship has been deployed to EUNAVFOR’s Operation Sophia for 114 days and has saved lives of ...

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FGS Berlin rescues 245 migrants in the Mediterranean

Tasked by the Rome-stationed Maritime Rescue Coordination Center to patrol the southern region of the deployment ...

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Op Sophia flagship back on track

Having spent less than two months idle in the port during her routine maintenance period, the Italian aircraft ...

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Spanish P3 Orion departs Op Sophia

After more than 4 months of deployment in Sigonella Air Base in Italy, the Spanish Maritime Patrol Aircraft P3 ...

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FGS Ludwigshafen am Rhein joins Op Sophia

The German Navy corvette FGS Ludwigshafen am Rhein will depart her homeport in Warnemünde, Germany on January 11 to ...

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188 saved off Libyan coast

An EH101 helicopter embarked on Op Sophia’s flagship, ITS Garibaldi, spotted two rubber boats in ...

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660 lives saved in the Mediterranean

EUNAVFOR Med vessels, led by German FGS Berlin and Spanish ESPS Canarias, saved 660 lives in the central ...

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Mediterranean Op Sophia receives new air assets

EUNAVFOR Med operation Sophia air units have recently been augmented by the Hellenic Air Force aircraft Erieye ...

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109 migrants rescued in the Mediterranean

Two rubber boats, sailing in poor conditions in the Mediterranean Sea, were spotted in the morning of December 14 ...

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Op Sophia Vessels Rescue 374

Improved weather conditions in the Central Mediterranean Sea have led more migrants to embark on the dangerous ...

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Operation Sophia Receives New Flagship

The Italian light aircraft carrier ITS Garibaldi joined the EUNAVFOR MED operation Sophia Task Force in the Central ...

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Op Sophia Vessels Save 290 Off Lybia

Royal Navy

290 migrants were rescued at sea from three dinghies off the coast of Lybia on November 24. With the contribution ...

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BNS Leopold I Concludes Op Sophia Deployment

Belgian frigate Leopold I said farewell to the European Task Force EUNAVFOR MED operation SOPHIA after 38 days of ...

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FGS Augsburg Deploys to Operation Sophia

German frigate FGS Augsburg will set sail for the EUNAVFOR Med Operation Sophia to join the already employed German ...

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Op Sophia Force Commander Onboard Icelandic ICGV Tyr

EUNAVFOR Med operation Sophia Force Commander, Rear Admiral (LH) Andrea Gueglio, visited the Icelandic Coast Guard ...

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Op Sophia Vessels Rescue 500 Migrants

In yet another rescue operation five Eunavfor Med Force units saved the lives of more than 500 migrants yesterday, ...

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