Navies' transformation to mitigate A2AD threat

Future Amphibious Force

How Navies are transforming to mitigate the A2AD threat.

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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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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Two German Navy ships leave homeports to join Op Sophia

German Navy’s combat support ship FGS Frankfurt am Main and the corvette FGS Ludwigshafen am Rhein left their ...

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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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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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HMS Richmond returns home

Royal Navy’s type 23 frigate, HMS Richmond returned home to the Naval Base Portsmouth on December 11 after a ...

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700 Rescued off Libyan Coast

EUNAVFOR Med operation Sophia vessels participated in rescue operations saving 700 lives at sea on December 3. ...

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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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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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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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