Under Command of Rear Admiral Jose
E. Delgado, the NATO naval forces will train together as a single Task Group during
"By training together, NATO and
partners strengthen the ability to effectively combine national assets, in
order to face any possible security challenges in a maritime environment," said Rear Admiral Delgado. "This major exercise will prove NATO Standing
Forces capability to rapidly grow to a bigger multinational Task Group,
whenever and wherever could be demanded,"
Northern Coasts is a recurring exercise, which has been taking part in the
Baltic Sea since 2007.
Story by NATO's Allied Maritime Command
To learn more about Maritime Command, visit their website at www.mc.nato.int