EUROMARFOR Permanent Cell visited yesterday the Portuguese Navy Planetarium "Planetério Calouste Gulbenkian" at Belém, Lisbon.
The European Maritime Force (EUROMARFOR) was invited to be present at the seminar "Security & Defence Day 10" held in Brussels on last November 30th. Commander of EUROMARFOR was unable due to previous commitments, Rear Admiral Silva Ribeiro on his behalf attended the Seminar and lectured about the European Maritime Force experience integrated in "European Union (EU) as a maritime power "session.Read more
On 13th of November 2010, EUROMARFOR Permanent Cell paid a visit to historical Frigate D. Fernando II e Gloria.The cell members werebreceived by Captain Rocha e Abreu, the current Ship Commander.
Members of EUROMARFOR Permanent Cell were invited to be present at a " Disaster Relief Exercise (DISTEX)" organized by Portuguese Navy,Read more
European Maritime Force (EUROMARFOR) Task Group will be involved in the exercise "Olives Noires-10" that will take place in Mediterranean Sea, South of Toulon, from 03 to 17 of September.Read more
European Maritime Force (EUROMARFOR) was activated on 17th June 2010 to participate in exercise Swordfish.Read more
Speech of Vice-Admiral Saldanha Lopes at Euromarfor Task Group Activation Ceremony for SWORDFISH-10 Exercise.Read more
European Maritime Force (EUROMARFOR) Task Group will be activated on 17th June in Lisbon for its involvement in exercise Swordfish 10. The activation will take place on board of the Portuguese frigate NRP Bartolomeu Dias, at the Terminal de Passageiros de Santa Apolï¿½nia.Read more
Speech of Vice-Admiral Saldanha Lopes at the Change of Command of EUROMARFOR.
In the last 22th of september, it took place in Rota Naval Base the Fleet Commanders Meeting on board ESP LHD “Juan Carlos I”, with the following Admirals (from right to left):
Vice-admiral Enrico CREDENDINO (CINCNAV);
Vice-admiral Xavier BAUDOUART (ALFAN) former COMEUROMARFOR;
Vice-admiral Eugenio DIAZ DEL RIO (ALFLOT), current COMEUROMARFOR;
Rear-admiral Valentim RODRIGUES (Acting COMNAV).
The Fleet Commanders met and discussed the current situation and the possible future committments of this force, taking in account the actual geopolitical scenarios and the participation in Real Word Operations.
In the end the four Fleet Commanders agreed in uprising the use and commitment of this Europen Naval Force as a common tool.