STEADFAST DEFENDER 21
To train and evaluate a wide range of NATO Command Structure (NCS), NATO Force Structure (NFS), and National Force Elements in the transatlantic reinforcement of Very High Readiness Joint Task Force (VJTF) Deterrence Operations in Southern Europe.
|20 May - 22 June||Portugal,|
Romania, Bulgaria, Hungary
DYNAMIC GUARD II - L 21
Exercise DYNAMIC GUARD will maintain the level of proficiency EW (Electronic Warfare) and ASMD (Anti-Ship Missile Defence) in Standing Naval Forces (SNF) assigned units when not committed in NATO Current Operation and NRF (NATO Response Force) Operations.
|5 -9 September||Greece|
DYNAMIC MARINER 21
Exercise DYNAMIC MARINER will test NATO's Response Force Maritime Component (NRF/M) and interoperability with NATO forces, enhancing flexibility and interoperability amongst Allied nations. The exercise will bring together surface ships, submarines and air assets, including Maritime Patrol Aircrafts and helicopters.
|19 September - 1 October||United Kingdom|
RAMSTEIN ALLOY 21-03
Exercise RAMSTEIN ALLOY will promote NATO and PfP (Partnership for Peace) coordination, enhance relations between air forces in the region and develop interoperability, exercise rotational Baltic Air Policing (BAP), Quick Reaction Alert-Intercept (QRA-I) and regional partner air forces.
|21 - 23 September||Lithuania|
JOINT WARRIOR II 21
Exercise JOINT WARRIOR will provide a joint, multi-threat environment in which UK, NATO and Allied units may undertake collective training in tactical formations in preparation for employment in a combined joint task force.
|27 September - 4 October||United Kingdom|
NOBLE BONUS 21
Exercise NOBLE BONUS will plan and conduct an Art 5 Operation, based on a Comprehensive Approach. Focus will be on involvement of VJTF (Very High Readiness Joint Task Force) stakeholders, requiring cooperation and coordination.
|3 - 10 October||Italy|
STEADFAST JUPITER 21
STEADFAST JUPITER 21 (STJU 21) is a SHAPE Command Post-Computer Assisted Exercise (CPX/CAX) to conduct Collective Defence operations in the final stage of Deterrence Phase in order to train and evaluate NRF22, MNC-NE (Multinational Corps Northeast) and the Theatre Component Commands.
|19 - 28 October ||Belgium|
CYBER COALITION 2021
Exercise CYBER COALITION will test and train cyber defenders from across the Alliance in their ability to defend NATO and national networks. The exercise aims to enhance coordination and collaboration between NATO and Allies, strengthen our ability to protect Alliance cyber space and conduct military operations in the cyber domain and exercise NATO and national procedures on information sharing, situational awareness in cyber space, and decision-making.
|16 - 21 November ||Estonia|
STEADFAST LEDA 21
STEADFAST LEDA 21 (STLE 21) is a SHAPE sponsored land domain CPX/CAX exercise that will train NRDC-GR (NATO Rapid Deployable Corps–Greece) and LANDCOM Deployable Land Element (DLE). STLE 21 will exercise Land operations with a clear focus at the tactical level.
|23 November - 2 December||Belgium|
STEADFAST JACKAL 21
STEADFAST JACKAL 21 (STJA 21) is a SHAPE sponsored operational-tactical level, Command Post-Computer Assisted Exercise (CPX/CAX) that will train, evaluate and observe NRDC-ITA (NATO Rapid Deployable Corps–Italy) as a Joint Task Force HQ and FRA Joint Force Air Component (NRF JFAC 2022,) in planning and conducting a Non-Article 5 Small Joint Operation (SJO).
|30 November - 9 December ||Belgium|