Co-training of Units of Hellenic Armed Forces with the USS JASON DUΝHAM of USS Carrier Strike Group EIGHT – CSG 8

Co-training of Units of Hellenic Armed Forces with the USS JASON DUΝHAM of USS Carrier Strike Group EIGHT – CSG 8

May 06, 2022

        On Friday, April 29, 2022 the Hellenic Frigate HS ADRIAS and USS JASON DUΝHAM, unit of the “USS HARRY TRUMAN Carrier Strike Group”,  participated in a Passing Exercise (PASSEX) in the area of Ionian Sea. The exercise was conducted within the framework of international cooperation of the Hellenic Armed Forces in accordance with the HNDGS planning.

        During the PASSEX surface warfare, communications, advanced manoeuvring and Air Defence (ADEX) exercises were conducted, with the participation of two F-4 fighting aircrafts of the Hellenic Air Force.

        This exercise contributed to the enhancement of operational readiness, combat capability and cooperation between the participating units within the bilateral and allied context.

        Forces, aiming to the enhancement of the operational readiness, interoperability and  cooperation level among the participants.