Germany Deploys Additional Vessels to the Baltic Sea

On Monday, February 28, 2022 at 3 p.m., the minesweepers “Sulzbach-Rosenberg” and “Homburg”, the minesweeper “Siegburg” and the tender “Elbe” will set sail in the Baltic Sea to reinforce NATO’s northern flank. In addition, the minehunters “Datteln” and “Fulda” set off this morning. “Our signal is clear: Not during our watch!” said the commander of the fleet, Vice Admiral Jan…

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Two German Ships Join SNMCMG1

(Google Translation) – On Monday, July 12th, 2021 at 10 a.m., the tender “Elbe” and the mine-hunting boat “Homburg” will leave their home port in Kiel together to join the NATO Standing Mine Countermeasures Association, SNMCMG 1 (Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group 1). The tender “Elbe” is used as a lead ship for the US-led staff of the international naval…

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