Kieler Woche 21: Experience the Navy at “Open Ship” and Concert

On September 4, 2021, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., the German Navy will carry out an “Open Ship” in the area of ​​the Kiel naval base. This year the event is a little smaller, but that doesn’t make it any less interesting. One of the newest frigates of the German Navy, the “North Rhine-Westphalia”, will be on display. The…

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Germany Modernizing Five Minehunters

(Google Translation) – On July 9, 2021, the Federal Office for Equipment, Information Technology and Use of the Bundeswehr (BAAINBw) signed a contract with Atlas Elektronik with an order volume of 44 million euros for the procurement of additional command and weapon systems for minehunting boats. The mine hunting boats DILLINGEN, HOMBURG, SULZBACH-ROSENBERG, FULDA and WEILHEIM of the Frankenthal class…

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FGS Fulda Returns from NATO Deployment With NO Shore Leave

June 6, 2020 (Google Translation) – The “Fulda” mine hunting boat returned to the home port of Kiel on Friday, June 5, 2020, after a five-month NATO mission. The approximately 40-strong crew under the command of Lieutenant-Colonel Mario Evaluations (32) left Kiel on January 8, 2020, after completing a demanding national and international training program. In mid-January the “Fulda” joined…

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