Operation Atalanta

Type: Organization
Name: Operation Atalanta
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

EU Naval Force Warship ESPS RELÁMPAGO Completes Her Participation With Operation Atalanta

Five months after departing from her home port of Las Palmas, in Spain, the  EU Naval Force Spanish Ocean Patrol Vessel (OPV), ESPS Relámpago, has completed her counter-piracy deployment with Operation Atalanta in the Gulf of Aden and Indian Ocean. As ... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 2 reports

ESPS Navarra joins EU NAVFOR

Spanish vessel makes its second deployment with Operation Atalanta. Spanish frigate ESPS joins EU counter piracy forces off Somalia On Tuesday 22 July 2014 Spanish Continue Reading » ... [Published Maritime Security Review - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

German EU Naval Force Maritime Patrol Reconnaissance Aircraft Receives Visit from Squadron Commanding Officer

The German EU Naval Force Maritime Patrol Reconnaissance (MPRA) Detachment in Djibouti received a welcome visit from their Squadron Commanding Officer, Captain Hans-Jörg Detlefsen, who is based in Germany. Since 2009 men and women from the German Squadron ... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Somalia: Operation Commander Welcomes UK Security Policy Directors to EU Naval Force Headquarters in Northwood

Earlier today the Operation Commander of the EU Naval Force, Rear Admiral Bob Tarrant, welcomed the UK Ministry of Defence's Director General Security Policy, Mr Peter Watkins CBE and the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office Director for Defence and Security ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

German Combat Support Ship FGs Berlin Joins EU Naval Force

the EU Naval Force welcomed a new ship to its counter-piracy Task Force - the German Navy replenishment ship FGS Berlin.After a two-week transit from Northern Germany the ship, under command of Commander Marcel Rosenbohm, arrived in the operating area ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

British General Martin Smith to command 'Atalanta' Operation

Brussels, Belgium - British General Martin Smith has been appointed commander of the European marine operation 'Atalanta' to fight maritime piracy in the Indian Ocean, off the Somali coasts.In a statement issued by the council of member states to the ... [Published Afrique En Ligne - Jul 06 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 2 reports

New Commander for EUNAVFOR

Major General Martin Smith takes over Operation Atalanta in August. EU appoints British General to head its anti-piracy mission off Somalia The EU’s Political and Continue Reading » ... [Published Maritime Security Review - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

Somalia: Half-Time for FGs Brandenburg

FGS Brandenburg has been patrolling areas in the Somali Basin and the Gulf of Aden as the flagship of EU Naval Force (EU NAVFOR). FGS Brandenburg is the second German ship assigned as flagship of Operation Atalanta.Their task is to protect vessels of ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

2014/07/03 New Operation Commander for EU Naval Force Somalia appointed

Council of the European UnionST 11498/14PRESSE 381Brussels, 3 July 2014The Political and Security Committee today appointed a new Operation Commander for the EU Naval Force Somalia - EUNAVFOR Operation ATALANTA, which aims to prevent piracy and armed ... [Published Noodls - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

EU Naval Force Bids Farewell to FGS Rhön

On 2 July 2014, German Auxiliary Replenishment Tanker FGS Rhön completed her time deployed as part of EU Naval Force Somalia Operation Atalanta. The ship has significantly contributed to the success of the EU’s Counter Piracy Operation off the coast ... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 2 reports

Somalia: EU Naval Force Operational Headquarters Welcomes European Union Military Committee

The Operation Commander of EU Naval Force Somalia Operation Atalanta, Rear Admiral Bob Tarrant and his Deputy, Rear Admiral Bartolomé Bauzá today welcomed the Chairman, Director General and 35 Military Representatives of the European Union Military Committee ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 17 2014 - 2 reports

ESPS Tornado Departs Operation Atalanta

Published on March 17, 2014 by jo.chuter ·No Comments On 13 March 2014, EU Naval Force warship, ESPS Tornado departed Operation Atalanta’s patrol areas off the Somali coast after completing 105 days and is now heading for her home port of Las Palmas ... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Mar 17 2014]

Quotes

"By networking internationally we have found appropriate solutions and restored security across entire sea regions" said retired Vice-Admiral and Commander-in-chief of the German Navy Hans-Joachim Stricker, President of the German Maritime Institute (DMI)
Speaking about the visit, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Anouchka van Miltenburg, stated "The work done by Dutch military personnel and their international colleagues commands respect and is important for the region as well as for the Netherlands. We are impressed by the professionalism of our men and women."
Commanding Officer Commander Marcel Rosenbohm: "The ship's company is looking forward to the challenge. They will be busy months, but we are in best spirits and well prepared for the tasks that await us."
"During the last two months we have sailed about 18,000 nautical miles (more than 30,000 kilometres). In order to maintain a continued presence in the area of operation, we have conducted four Replenishment At Sea (RAS) with our tanker FGS Rhön and two with US Navy suppliers to sustain us."

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ESPS Navarra joins EU NAVFOR [Published Maritime Security Review - Jul 24 2014]
Spanish frigate ESPS joins EU counter piracy fo... [Published Portnews - Jul 24 2014]
German EU Naval Force Maritime Patrol Reconnais... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Jul 24 2014]
FOREIGN MINISTER DR. GEORGE VELLA - AT THE EU-A... [Published Ministry of Foreign Affairs Malta - Jul 24 2014]
Somalia: Operation Commander Welcomes UK Securi... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 17 2014]
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Somalia: Dutch Speaker and Parliamentary Party ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 17 2014]
EU Force Commander Visits Combat Support Ship F... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Jul 15 2014]
José Manuel García-Margallo meets with his Soma... [Published Noodls - Jul 15 2014]
Captain Phillips strikes back: Off Horn of Afri... [Published Christian Science Monitor - Jul 13 2014]
EU Defence Policy Part One [Published Think Defence - Jul 11 2014]
EU Force Commander Meets Rear Admiral Cho Young... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 11 2014]
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India-EU: Exploring Maritime Convergences – Ana... [Published Eurasia Review - Jul 08 2014]
EU Force Commander Meets Rear Admiral Cho Young... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Jul 07 2014]
British General Martin Smith to command 'Atalan... [Published Afrique En Ligne - Jul 06 2014]
New Commander for EUNAVFOR [Published Maritime Security Review - Jul 04 2014]
Somalia: Half-Time for FGs Brandenburg [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 04 2014]
2014/07/03 New Operation Commander for EU Naval... [Published Noodls - Jul 04 2014]
EU appoints British General to head its anti-pi... [Published Kuwait News Agency - Jul 03 2014]
Simultaneous Double Anti-Ship Missile Test for ... [Published Navy Recognition - Jul 03 2014]
EU Naval Force Bids Farewell to FGS Rhön [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Jul 02 2014]
EU Naval Force Warship Hnlms De Zeven Provincië... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jun 30 2014]
EU Naval Force Flagship FGs Brandenburg Ensures... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jun 30 2014]
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EU Naval Force Warship ESPS RELÁMPAGO Completes... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Jul 25 2014]
Five months after departing from her home port of Las Palmas, in Spain, the  EU Naval Force Spanish Ocean Patrol Vessel (OPV), ESPS Relámpago, has completed her counter-piracy deployment with Operation Atalanta in the Gulf of Aden and Indian Ocean. As ...
ESPS Navarra joins EU NAVFOR [Published Maritime Security Review - Jul 24 2014]
Spanish vessel makes its second deployment with Operation Atalanta. Spanish frigate ESPS joins EU counter piracy forces off Somalia On Tuesday 22 July 2014 Spanish Continue Reading » ...
German EU Naval Force Maritime Patrol Reconnais... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Jul 24 2014]
The German EU Naval Force Maritime Patrol Reconnaissance (MPRA) Detachment in Djibouti received a welcome visit from their Squadron Commanding Officer, Captain Hans-Jörg Detlefsen, who is based in Germany. Since 2009 men and women from the German Squadron ...
EU Force Commander Visits Combat Support Ship F... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Jul 15 2014]
Combat support ship FGS Berlin which recently joined the EU Naval Force received a welcome visit from Force Commander, Rear Admiral Jürgen zur Mühlen, who commands all ships deployed at sea with EU Naval Force Somalia Operation Atalanta in the Gulf of ...
EU Defence Policy Part One [Published Think Defence - Jul 11 2014]
In this series of posts we will be looking at the European Unions defence policy. Yes they have one. In this post we will give a quick overview of what the policy is and its rough workings. Part two will look at current deployments in more detail and ...
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