The flagship of the EU Naval Force, ITS Andrea Doria, is visiting Dubai in support of the UAE Counter-Piracy Week.
Oct 29, 2014
EU Naval Force Warship HNLMS Van Speijk Hosts Students of the East African Standby Forces of the African Union
On Thursday 23 October HNLMS van Speijk hosted a group of sixteen students from the East African Standby Forces (EASF) of the African Union.
Oct 28, 2014
EU Naval Force Warship ESPS Navarra Welcomes Spanish Ambassador to Tanzania On Board During Port Visit to Dar Es Salaam and Provides Training to Tanzanian Navy
After completing counter-piracy patrols in the Indian Ocean, EU Naval force frigate, ESPS Navarra, entered the port of Dar Es Salaam to re-supply the ship.
Oct 28, 2014
Counter-Piracy Warships from EU Naval Force and NATO Meet at Sea in the Gulf of Aden and ESPS Navarra Strengthens Relationships with Local Seafarers
On Saturday 18 October sailors from EU Naval Force Spanish frigate, ESPS Navarra, embarked in the Danish frigate HDMS Esbern Snare. The Danish frigate is part of NATO’s counter-piracy operation, Ocean Shield.
Oct 23, 2014
After two and a half month since she joined the EU Naval Force, ESPS Navarra has paid a visit to Port Victoria in the Seychelles.
Oct 20, 2014
EU Naval Force Flagship ITS Andrea Doria Conducts Counter-Piracy Exercise with Japanese Warship JS Takanami in the Gulf of Aden
On Thursday 16th October 2014 the European Union Naval Force flagship, ITS Andrea Doria and Japanese Navy warship, JS Takanami, which is currently deployed with Combined Maritime Force CTF151, carried out a counter-piracy exercise at sea in the Gulf of Aden.
Oct 17, 2014
Ciidamada Badda ee EU Waxay Taageero siinayaan Koorsada Tababar ee ay Hogaaminayaan EUCAP Nestor ee loogu talogalay Ciidanka Ilaalada Xeebaga Soomaaliya Booliiska Dekeddaha ee ku sugan Djibouti gudaheeda.
Maalintii Arbacadii ee 8 Oktoobar xubno ka tirsan Ilaalada Xeebaha Soomaaliya iyo Ciidanka Booliiska Dekedaha ee ka qaybqaadanayey koorsadii tababar ee ay EUCAP Nestor ka bixinayeen Djibouti gudaheeda, ayaa waxay fursad u heleen inay booqdaan labo markab-dagaal oo ay
Oct 15, 2014
EU Naval Force Warship HNLMS Van Speijk Assists EUCAP Nestor with Training of Somali Students in Djibouti
During her recent port visit to Djibouti to replenish food and spare parts, Dutch frigate HNLMS Van Speijk, took the opportunity to assist EUCAP Nestor in delivering practical training for Somali students who are currently completing a port control course.
Oct 15, 2014
On Tuesday 14 October a delegation of senior officers from the Indonesian Defence Forces visited the EU Naval Force Operational Headquarters (OHQ) in Northwood.
Oct 14, 2014
In the early hours of the morning on 6 October the German Bremen Class Frigate FGS Lübeck joined EU Naval Force Somalia Operation Atalanta. She relieved the German Joint Support Ship FGS Berlin following a few days of handover in the port of Djibouti.
Oct 10, 2014
FGS Berlin completes her last Replenishment at Sea before ending her deployment as part of EU Naval Force
On 5 October, EU Naval Force Warship, FGS Berlin conducted her twenty-first and final Replenishment at Sea (RAS) as part of EU Naval Force (EU NAVFOR) Somalia Operation Atalanta with the EU Naval Force Flagship ITS Andrea Doria.
Oct 10, 2014
EU Naval Force Supports EUCAP Nestor Led Training Course for Somali Coastguard and Port Police in Djibouti
On Wednesday 8 October members of the Somali Coast Guard and Port Police Force who are participating in a training course run by EUCAP Nestor in Djibouti, had the opportunity to visit two EU Naval Force warships, FGS Lübeck and FGS Berlin.
Oct 10, 2014
Since 21 September an EU Naval Force Autonomous Vessel Protection Detachment (AVPD) from Serbia has been embarked onboard the World Food Programme (WFP) chartered vessel MV Douro and will remain so for the next three months.
Oct 08, 2014
Having taken Operation Command of the EU Naval Force at the end of August, a priority for Major General Martin Smith MBE was to visit the Horn of Africa and the east African region to strengthen ties with the EU’s partners and highlight EU Naval Force’s commitment in
Oct 07, 2014
EU Naval Force Warships FGS Berlin and HNLMS Van Speijk conduct successful escort of World Food Programme Ship
One of the core tasks of EU Naval Force (EU NAVFOR) Somalia Operation Atalanta is the protection of World Food Programme (WFP) vessels delivering aid to Somalia.
Oct 06, 2014
EU Force Commander meets Senior Omani Officers and meets the Force Commanders of the NATO and CMF Counter-Piracy missions during visit to Muscat
On 28 September, EU Naval Force Flagship ITS Andrea Doria arrived in Port Sultan Qaboos, Muscat, Oman for a busy 4 day port visit.
Oct 03, 2014
EU Naval Force Warship ESPS Navarra conducts Friendly Approach in the Gulf of Aden and carries out maintenance on its embarked helicopter
Recently, whilst conducting counter-piracy operations in the Gulf of Aden in an area with a large number of fishing vessels, EU Naval Force Warship ESPS Navarra conducted a friendly approach on a dhow.
Oct 02, 2014