Senior leadership from military and maritime security organizations from Europe, North Africa and the United States participated in a Senior Leadership Symposium in Cartagena, Spain during exercise Phoenix Express 2017, May 16.
Tunisian naval special operations forces conduct a visit, board, search and seizure exercise in Bizerte, and members of the maritime operations center coordinate planning Cartagena, Spain, May 14 as part of exercise Phoenix Express 17.
Tunisian sailors continue to practice visit, board, search and seizure techniques during the at-sea phase of exercise Phoenix Express 2017 in Bizerte, Tunisia, and the exercise control group works behind the scenes in Cartagena, Spain, May 13, 2017.
In Cartagena, Spain, participants prepared to get underway for the at-sea phase of exercise Phoenix Express, while in Bizerte, Tunisia, visit, board, search and seizure techniques were practiced and refined.
CARTAGENA, Spain (May 10, 2017) Maritime forces from Europe, North Africa, and the United States began the 13th iteration of the multinational maritime exercise Phoenix Express 2017, May 10, with an opening ceremony at the Spanish Naval Base Arsenal de Cartagena.
SOUDA BAY, Greece - Phoenix Express 2016 is a multi-national exercise that took place from 17-27 May. This was the 10th year of the exercise and 11 countries participated from North Africa, Europe, and the U.S.
The tenth iteration of Exercise Phoenix Express serves to improve regional cooperation, increase maritime domain awareness information-sharing practices, and operational capabilities to enhance efforts to achieve safety and security in the Mediterranean Sea.