EUNAVFOR Atalanta and both the Regional Maritime Information Fusion Center (RMIFC/Madagascar) and the Regional Coordination Operations Center (RCOC/Seychelles) conducted their first joint operation from September 21 to 24.
Sep 30, 2022
This weekend, the European Union's High Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell visited several countries in East Africa. Among them, Kenya, Ethiopia, Mozambique and Somalia.
Sep 12, 2022
Piracy originated in Somalia is suppressed thanks to the continuous presence and effort of naval forces, as well as the action of private sector and a huge effort in the implementation of ship protection measures by shipping and fishing companies, as outlined b
Aug 24, 2022
On 17th August, Atalanta Flagship ESPS Numancia departed Muscat and conducted different Sea Joint Activity with two Indian Navy destroyers, INS Chennai and INS Kochi, in the Gulf of Oman.
Aug 24, 2022
Italy hands over command of the Operation Atalanta Force Headquarters (FHQ) to Portugal 40th FHQ rotation: “the first ever to conduct a narcotics seizure under Atalanta flag”
Aug 05, 2022
After a complete propulsion and power plant failure, the vessel was dead in the water without food or fresh water.
Jul 22, 2022
Operation Atalanta settled a new milestone with the seizure of an estimated 200 million worth narcotics last semester.
Jul 20, 2022
The Operation Commander VA Núñez Torrente in Djibouti welcomed General Robert Brieger
Jul 12, 2022
On 31st May, EU NAVFOR ATALANTA Spanish Ship “Canarias” conducted a Joint Maritime Activity with the Royal Navy of Oman. The different exercises consisted in manoeuvres and communications with flashing lights and flags.
Jun 06, 2022
Organized by the European Commission, the Italian Ministry of Sustainable Infrastructures and Sustainable Mobility, the City of Ravenna and the Region of Emilia-Romagna, the first European Maritime Day (EMD) 22 took place last 19-20 of May with more th
May 25, 2022
ATALANTA REITERATES ITS CALLS TO FOLLOW THE RECOMMMENDATIONS ENACTED FOR THE TRANSIT OF VULNERABLE VESSELS IN THE RED SEA
The incident involving SV LAKOTA off the coast of Yemen reminds the seafarers the need to implement the procedures enacted by the shipping industry as well as ATALANTA and the Combined Maritime Forces (CMF)
May 20, 2022
REPORTED ARMED ATTACK AGAINST THE HONG-KONG FLAGGED SAILING VESSEL LAKOTA, OFF THE COAST OF YEMEN, CREW IS SAFE
On 19th May 2022, at 07:46 GMT, Atalanta received an alert, through its Maritime Security Centre (MSCHOA), regarding an armed attack against the sailing trimaran LAKOTA, south-east of the Yemeni port of Hodeidah in south Red Sea clo
May 19, 2022