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NATO Exercises and Activities

Current as of April 2, 2024



STEADFAST DEFENDER 24, the principal NATO multi-domain exercise for 2024, is a series of national and multinational large-scale live exercises (LIVEX) conducted across various geographical locations within SACEUR’s area of responsibility. It is the largest NATO exercise in decades, with approximately 90,000 soldiers, sailors and airmen from 31 Allies and Sweden, and it will be based on NATO’s new defence plans. The exercise demonstrates NATO's capability to quickly deploy and reinforce in times of crisis, focusing on training for deterrence and defense across the Euro-Atlantic region.

22 January - 31 MayTrans-Atlantic Region

Led by Allied Maritime Command, exercise Dynamic Mongoose, enables NATO Nations to practice submarine and anti-submarine warfare involving submarines, surface units and patrol aircraft.  The goal is to enhance naval capabilities for tasks like sea control and sea denial, strengthening NATO's collective defence and crisis response capabilities.
29 April - 10 MayNorway

Led by Allied Air Command, Ramstein Legacy is a key NATO Integrated Air and Missile Defence (IAMD) exercise.  It involves combining Command and Control (C2) components with AWACS support, national airborne Air Defence (AD) and Surface Based Air and Missile Defence (SBAMD) Forces.  The goal is to practice tactical control of IAMD across various domains within NATO's Tactical DataLink (TDL) network.  The exercise provides a platform for testing and validating technological, tactical and operational interoperability.  Countries participating include Bulgaria, Canada, Czechia, Estonia, France, Germany, Hungary, Lithuania, Italy, Latvia, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, the United Kingdom and the United States.  Sweden is also open to participate. 

3 - 14 JuneRomania, Bulgaria

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