21 DEC 2015
The first of five NATO Global Hawk Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) conducted a successful first flight in California on last Saturday 19 December.
20 DEC 2015
NATO marks 20 years since the start of the Alliance’s first peacekeeping operation, the NATO-led Implementation Force (IFOR) which deployed in Bosnia and Herzegovina
19 DEC 2015
NATO Deployable Air Command and Control Centre (DACCC) at Poggio Renatico, Italy conducted Composite Air Operation (COMAO) live training for the Italian Air Force, Special Operations Forces and NATO air assets and capabilities, combined into a single mission controlled by the DACCC.
18 DEC 2015
Rear Admiral (Spanish Navy) Jose Enrique Delgado Roig took command of Standing NATO Maritime Group One (SNMG1) this afternoon, during a ceremony at Cartagena harbour (ESP.).
17 DEC 2015
His Majesty King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands visited Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe today. He was hosted by Supreme Allied Commander Europe (SACEUR) General Philip Breedlove and met other senior military commanders.
17 DEC 2015
Petro Poroshenko, Ukrainian President visits with Gen. Phil Breedlove, Supreme Allied Commander Europe to meet with troops and leaders of the Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe in Mons, Belgium.
16 DEC 2015
JFC Naples had a special visitor Tuesday 15 Dec. Dr. Kendall, a University of Oxford Pembroke College research fellow, who studies the intersections between cultural and political/militant movements in the contemporary Middle East, spoke with members and staff on her work in Yemen, Middle East and Northern Africa
16 DEC 2015
JFC Naples members make history while taking part in the A400M “Atlas” first ever NATO mission. The A400M was operated by the Royal Air Force and is an expansion of NATO’s current air transportation capabilities.
15 DEC 2015
On 7 December, a Strategic Airlift Capability (SAC) C-17 cargo jet carried out an airdrop of heavy engineer equipment in support of exercise Dagger Resolve. At the request of SAC member nation the United States, a heavy-duty dump truck and a bulldozer from the 54th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 173rd Airborne Brigade were transported to Hohenfels Training Area Drop Zone in Germany.
14 DEC 2015
Exercise TRIDENT JET ended Dec. 11, completing the final training for Headquarters NATO Allied Air Command (AIRCOM) to serve as a joint headquarters. The exercise ran Dec. 7 -11, providing senior leader and battle staff training in AIRCOM’s first vignette-based joint headquarters assessment.
11 DEC 2015
Joint Force Command – Naples Commander, U.S. Navy Admiral Mark E. Ferguson III, was welcomed at KFOR HQ, Pristina, by Kosovo Force Commander, Major General Guglielmo Luigi Miglietta for a visit to receive a comprehensive briefing on KFOR’s activities and on the latest developments in the current security situation in Kosovo as well as the wider Balkans region.
L. J. De Rothschild