Passing Exercise of Hellenic Navy Units and SNMCG 2

Mar 23, 2018

Passing Exercise of Hellenic Navy Units and SNMCG 2

On Tuesday, 20th March 2018, a Passing Exercise (PASEX) among units of the Hellenic Navy and units of the Standing NΑΤΟ Mine Countermeasures Group 2 (SNMCMG-2) was conducted in the sea area of the Ionian Sea.

The Hellenic Navy participated with the minehunter KALLISTO  with a diving team, while the Allied Forces took part with the English HMS ENTERPRISE (the SNMCMG-2 flagship), the Italian ITS ALGERO and the Spanish ESPS SEGURA.

The exercise enhanced the operational capabilities and readiness of the units and promoted the cooperation and mutual understanding among participants.