KIEL, GERMANY - The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS James E. Williams (DDG 95) departed Kiel, Germany on June 21, 2017, after completing a scheduled port visit following the conclusion of exercise BALTOPS 2017.
PUTLOS, Germany – Ten Marines from the 4th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company (ANGLICO) detachment of Marine Reservists, from West Palm Beach, Florida, started their four-day training evolution as part of exercise BALTOPS 17, June 6, 2017.
Sailors and Marines simulated a beach assault using amphibious vehicles launched from the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Arlington (LPD 24) during exercise BALTOPS 2017 in the Baltic Sea, June 6.
SZCZECIN, Poland - The pre-sail portion of exercise BALTOPS 2017 concluded June 3, commencing the at-sea phase of the exercise. During the pre-sail phase, commanding officers and representatives from participating NATO ally and partner nations from all air, maritime and ground assets came together to discuss exercise-specific information.
(25 May 2017) OEIRAS, Portugal- The 45th edition of Exercise BALTIC OPERATIONS (BALTOPS) will take place in the Baltic Sea from 1 to 16 June. Air, maritime, and ground assets from several NATO Allies and Partner Nations will be involved in the live training event that sets sail from Szczecin, Poland and finishes in Kiel, Germany.