Operation Atalanta marks eight years of existence

This week the European Union is marking eight years since it launched its first ever maritime military operation, ...

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Operation Atalanta welcomes new Deputy Operation Commander

On Friday 29 July 2016 Rear Admiral Jonas Wikstrӧm (Swedish Navy) handed over the role of Deputy Operation ...

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Multi-Ship refueling keeps Operation Atalanta warships ...

Operation Atalanta’s warships are deployed off the coast of Somalia to ensure that the pirate attacks that ...

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Spanish frigate joins EU counter piracy operation

Spanish Navy frigate Santa María (F-81) set sail from Rota Naval Base to integrate into the EU-led counter-piracy ...

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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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GALLERY: Atalanta warships gather for joint training

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

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ITS Carabiniere, FS Floreal train in waters off Seychelles

ITS Carabiniere

Operation Atalanta flagship ITS Carabiniere conducted a joint exercise with the French frigate FS Floreal in the ...

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Swedish Navy Rear Admiral becomes new Op Atalanta commander

German Navy Rear Admiral Christophe Mueller-Meinhard has handed over the role of Deputy Commander (DCOM) of the ...

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ESPS Victoria scans the coast of Somalia

The Spanish Navy frigate ESPS Victoria, currently deployed in operation Atalanta, visited a total of 30 craft off ...

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JDS Suzunami hosts Op Atalanta Commander

Operation Atalanta’s Force Commander, Rear Admiral Stefano Barbieri met the Commander of the Japanese Escort ...

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Op Atalanta Gets Aircraft Addition

maritime patrol aircraft

A French Maritime Patrol and Reconnaissance (MPRA) aircraft, the Falcon 50, joined Operation Atalanta off the coast ...

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ITS Carabiniere Divers Train with Royal Navy of Oman Divers

Italian navy divers from ITS Carabiniere conducted a diving exercise with sailors from the Royal Navy of Oman on ...

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Op Atalanta Ships Meet With US Navy for a RAS

The Italian-flagged Operation Atalanta flagship ITS Carabiniere and German FGS Erfurt conducted replenishments at ...

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ESPS Victoria, Seychelles Air Force Practice Skills

Spanish warship ESPS Victoria, part of Operation Atalanta, carried out counter-piracy training with the Seychelles ...

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ITS Carabiniere, USNS Patuxent Meet for RAS

Italian ITS Carabiniere performed a replenishment at sea (RAS) with US Navy ship, USNS Patuxent, off the coast of ...

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ITS Carabiniere Meets with Somali Fishermen

Italian Navy’s ITS Carabiniere performed her first friendly approach (FA) with a fishing vessel off the coast ...

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Operation Atalanta’s Warships Meet off Somalia

Five warships, currently deployed as part of Operation Atalanta off the coast of Somalia, recently met in the Gulf ...

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Operation Atalanta Commander Boards ITS Carabiniere

On Tuesday 20 October 2015, Operation Atalanta’s new flagship, ITS Carabiniere, was visited by the Operation ...

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ITS Carabiniere, USNS Carl Brashear Engage in RAS

Italian vessel ITS Carabiniere conducted a replenishment at sea (RAS) with US Navy ship, USNS Carl Brashear, prior ...

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HNLMS Groningen Hits Halfway Point in Op Atalanta Mission

Dutch warship, HNLMS Groningen, reached the halfway point in her deployment on Operation Atalanta off the coast of ...

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ESPS Victoria Joins Operation Atalanta

Spanish warship, ESPS Victoria, has joined Operation Atalanta, the European Union’s counter-piracy operation off ...

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