On Saturday, July 29, 2023 and in the context of the planning of the HNDGS regarding the international cooperation of the Armed Forces, a joint PASSEX (Passing Exercise) training was conducted between the Frigate (P/F) NIKIFOROS FOKAS and the Indian Destroyer (A/T) INS CHENNAI in the wider sea area East of Crete.

During joint training, objects of communications, electronic warfare and advanced maneuvers were executed.

This joint training contributed to the promotion of the level of operational readiness, combat capability and cooperation of the participants.