BALTOPS 2018 Daily Update: June 10

Vice. Adm. Lisa M. Franchetti, commander, U.S. 6th Fleet and commander, Naval Striking and Support Forces NATO (STRIKFORNATO), flew in an MH-60S Seahawk helicopter to meet with the crew of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Bainbridge (DDG 96). Mine-countermeasure ships and explosive ordinance disposal teams located simulated munitions in the vicinity of Ustka, Poland; Klaipeda, Lithuania; and Bornholm Island, Denmark. The six ships assigned to commander, Standing NATO Mine Countermeasure Group (SNMCMG) 1, conducted anti-surface drills in a fast attack craft/ fast inshore attack craft exercise. Onboard the Blue…

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