How drones make NATO's mine-hunting more flexible

The Danish Navy recently contributed their new concept in counter-mine efforts to exercise Open Spirit in the ...

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Open Spirit 2016 concludes

Open Spirit 2016 participants were able to utilize their minehunting skills as they destroyed mines and other sea ...

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Belgian Defense Minister visits Open Spirit 2016

The Belgian Defense Minister will attend the multinational mine countermeasures (MCM) operation Open Spirit 2016 ...

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Open Spirit 2016: Mines found off Klaipeda

Participants of the international naval exercise Open Spirit 2016 found several mines just 3 kilometers off the ...

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FGS Rottweil sets sail for Open Spirit

Open Spirit 2016

German Navy’s diver support ship FGS Rottweil (M 1061) set sail for Klaipeda, Lithuania on May 12. The vessel ...

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Image of the Day: Making Waterways Safer

Detonating historic ordnance in the waters around Estonia Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group One (SNMCMG1) ...

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SNMCMG1 Joins Operation OPEN SPIRIT 2015

Yesterday the ships of Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group One (SNMCMG1) joined in OPEN SPIRIT 2015, an annual ...

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