FGS Lubeck Returnin from Last Deployment June 16th

On Thursday, June 16, 2022 at 10 a.m., the “Lübeck” will return from the Aegean from the Standing NATO Maritime Group 2 (SNMG2), thus closing the chapter of the Bremen-class F122 frigates in action. At the end of the year, the “Lübeck” will be decommissioned. “So soon after the last mission in the Aegean, this mission was a special challenge…

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NAVSUP Resupplies Truman CSG from Sicily

The USS Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group (HSTCSG) is currently deployed to the Aegean Sea in support of naval operations maintaining maritime stability and security, and defending U.S., Allied and Partner interests in Europe and Africa. Logisticians assigned to Naval Supply Systems Command Fleet Logistics Center Sigonella (NAVSUP FLCSI) and the command’s mission partners conducted a resupply evolution of…

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Schleswig-Holstein Returns from NATO Aegean Mission

On Friday, February 11, 2022 at 10 a.m., the frigate “Schleswig-Holstein” will return to its home port of Wilhelmshaven after an absence of 179 days. The F123-class frigate was part of the Standing NATO Maritime Group 2 (SNMG 2) in the Aegean and participated in maritime surveillance. “During the four and a half months in the theater of operations, my…

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“Lucky Lübeck” Deploys for Last Time

On Monday, January 17, 2022 at 10 a.m., the frigate F214 “Lübeck” will leave homeport of Wilhelmshaven to join Standing Nato Maritime Group 2 (SNMG 2) for the last time in the Aegean. The “Lübeck” is the last active representative of the Bremen class F122 and is being prepared for retirement after use. “My crew and I are now returning…

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Frigate Schleswig-Holstein Deploys on NATO Aegean Patrol

On Monday, August 16, 2021 at 10 o’clock, the motto for the frigate “Schleswig-Holstein” and its crew is “cast off”. She is leaving her home port of Wilhelmshaven to join the Standing NATO Maritime Group 2 (SNMG 2). When it arrives in the Aegean Sea, it will take over from the “Lübeck” frigate, which will then begin its journey home…

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Germany Details Non-Combat NATO Mission the in the Aegean Sea

(Google Translation) – Since February 2016, NATO has been helping to improve the exchange of information between the Greek and Turkish coast guards and the EU border protection agency Frontex European Border and Coast Guard Agency in the Aegean Sea. This is necessary in order to optimize the action taken by the national authorities against smugglers and their networks. For…

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