Mar 5 2022
France's Counter-CBRN Task Force participates in Exercise Brilliant Jump 22
OSLO - Approximately 230 personnel from the French Counter-Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) Task Force are participating in Exercise Brilliant Jump 2022 in southern Norway from Mar. 3 to 18, 2022.
The Task Force, part of the 2nd Dragoon Regiment (2e régiment de dragons), is based at Fontevraud-l'Abbaye in Maine-et-Loire, France and specialises in defending against chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear weapons.
To learn more about CBRN, watch the following video from Exercise CORONAT MASK 18, a German-led Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear exercise held in Bruchsal, Germany in Sept. 2018. An exercise, which focused on, a series of drills based on scenarios demonstrating the reconnaissance, the identification, the analysis and decontamination of suspected chemical agents.