Mare Aperto is a major exercise scheduled and conducted by Italian Navy and played in a complex scenario. 40 Uniits are involved in this year exercise and the EMF escort task group is active with FS Courbert, ITS Aviere (flagship), NRP Viana do Castelo and ESPS Canarias.Read more
Some 40 vessels from 7 countries gathered in the port of Cagliari to take part in the annual, Italian-hosted exercise Mare Aperto 2017. EUROMARFOR TG was the most numerous ever activated with 5 escorto Units, 4 mine hunters and a diving detachment-Read more
The Multi-Cooperative Exercise 2017 (MCE 17) is a maritime live activity organized by EUROMARFOR and the Royal Moroccan Navy with the purpose to demonstrate the willingness to close relationship among Nations enhancing cooperation in maritime security.Read more
On the 16th september 2016, Vice Admiral Donato Marzano has assumed the Command in Chief of the Italian Navy Fleet (CINCNAV) and the Command of European Maritime Force (EUROMARFOR Operational Commander or COMEUROMARFOR), relieving Vice Admiral Filippo Maria Foffi.Read more
Photos of the Multicooperative Exercise with the Tunisian Navy.Read more
Change of Command Ceremony held in Taranto Naval Base on 17 September 2015.
Vice-admiral Filippo Foffi, Commander in Chief of the Italian Fleet (CINCNAV) is now also the Commander of European Maritime Force (COMEUROMARFOR).Read more
The EMF ships are participating in the Annual National Spanish MINEX 15 which the main aim is to conduct general and specific training of Mine warfare operations in order to enhance operational readiness level and multinational cooperation.
This exercise is supported by a fictitious scenario, with the purpose of performing a civilian evacuation out of a crisis country.Read more