Naval Striking and Support Forces NATO (STRIKFORNATO) will exercise the integration of Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group as part of a NATO Expanded Task Force during the tactical phase of exercise Trident Juncture 2018. The exercise began on October 25th, and will continue until November 7th in Norway.
Vice Adm. Lisa Franchetti, commander, U.S. 6th Fleet, and commander, Naval Striking and Support Forces NATO attended an exercise Trident Juncture 2018 strength demonstration in Trondheim, Norway, Oct. 30, 2018.
More than 2,000 Sailors serving aboard amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7), amphibious dock landing ship USS Gunston Hall (LSD 44) and amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21) departed Oct. 2-3 for NATO-led exercise Trident Juncture 18.
NAVAL SUPPORT ACTIVITY NAPLES, Italy – Exercise Trident Juncture 2018, a NATO-led exercise designed to test the collective response to an armed attack against one ally, concluded in Vaernes, Norway, Nov. 7, 2018.