03-oct-15    to    06-nov-15

Exercise Trident Juncture 2015

03-oct-15    to    06-nov-15

spain Eastern N Atlantic and Northern Mediterranean

  • Exercise Trident Juncture 2015
  • Exercise Trident Juncture 2015

Exercise Trident Juncture 2015
NATO Maritime Command Exercise Trident Juncture 2015 involved 36000 troops from 37 nations in the second & third phases, which included amphibious landings around:
* Pinheiro da Cruz (southern Portugal)
* Alvarez de Sotomayor and Sierra de Retin (along Spains south coast) and
* Teulada (southwest Sardinia).

There were 3 phases to the exercise:
* command certification 3-16 Oct
* combat enhancement and force integration 21-29 Oct and
* tactical exercise 30 Oct-6 Nov.


12th Combat Air Brigade in Trident Juncture 15

12th Combat Air Brigade in Trident Juncture 15

06-Nov-15 - US Army Europe 12th CAB provided close combat attack, air assaults, downed aircraft recovery, refueling and air-to-ground operations during the multi-national exercise Trident Juncture 2015


Dates UnitModels
    ES eslla 003 Arma Aerea de la Armada Española
    UK 27 Squadron Royal Air Force
    UK 814 NAS Fleet Air Arm
    UK 847NAS Royal Marines
    US 7th SOS US Air Force
    IT 2 gruppo elicotteri Marina Militare Italiana AB212
    IT 82 centro c/sar Aeronautica Militare Italiana NH500
    US 12th CAB US Army Aviation CH-47F Chinook
AH-64D Apache
S-70 H-60
    US VMM-261 US Marine Corps V-22 Osprey
Not all models shown may have taken part in the Operation
Some of the units could be operating fixed wing aircraft at the time, check every unit for details

helicopter   Individual helicopters

Model IDs
Bell CV-22B Osprey 11-0060     12-0063    
Bell MV-22B Osprey 168293    
Agusta AB212 ASW MM81083    
Sikorsky MH-60S Seahawk 168573    
Sikorsky CH-53E Super Stallion 161260     161383     162517     163060    
Sikorsky HH-60G Pave Hawk 97-26779    
Eurocopter AS532UL Cougar HT.27-01    
Mil Mi-171Sh 9774    
Westland Super Lynx mk88a 83+04    
NH Industries NH90 NFH N-316    
Boeing AH-64D Apache 04-5431    
Boeing CH-47F Chinook 13-08437    
Boeing CH-47D Chinook ZA681    
AgustaWestland AW139M MM81800     MM81805    
AgustaWestland AW159 Wildcat AH1 ZZ393    
AgustaWestland AW101 611 MM81864    


Guided-Missile Destroyer   Iroquois TRUMP class Canadian Armed Forces DDG 282 HMCS Athabaskan,
Guided-Missile Destroyer   F100 Alvaro de Bazan Spanish Navy F-101 Alvaro de Bazan, Spanish Navy F-103 Blas de Lezo,
Guided-Missile Destroyer   De Zeven Provinciën class Royal Netherlands Navy F803 Hr.Ms. Tromp,
Guided-Missile Destroyer   F 124 Sachsen class German Navy F219 Sachsen, German Navy F220 Hamburg,
Guided-Missile Frigate   Santa Maria class Spanish Navy F-83 Numancia,
Guided-Missile Frigate   G class Turkish Navy F495 TCG Gediz,
Frigate   Karel Doorman class Portuguese Navy F334 NRP Francisco de Almeida,
Frigate   Maestrale class Italian Navy F 577 Zeffiro,
Frigate   Vasco da Gama class Portuguese Navy F330 NRP Vasco da Gama,
Frigate   City class Canadian Armed Forces FFH 330 HMCS Halifax, Canadian Armed Forces FFH 338 HMCS Winnipeg,
Frigate   Barbaros class Turkish Navy F246 TCG Salihreis,
Frigate   Yavuz class Turkish Navy F240 TCG Yavuz, Turkish Navy F243 TCG Yıldırım,
Frigate   Iver Huitfeldt class Royal Danish Navy F362 KDM Peter Willemoes,
Command ship   Blue Ridge class US Navy LCC-20 USS Mount Whitney,
Assault Carrier   Ocean class Royal Navy L12 HMS Ocean,
Assault Carrier   Buque de Proyeccion Estrategica Spanish Navy L-61 Juan Carlos I,
Landing Ship/Platform Dock   Galicia Class Spanish Navy L-52 Castilla,
Landing Ship/Platform Dock   San Antonio class US Navy LPD-24 USS Arlington,
Landing Ship/Platform Dock   Albion class Royal Navy L15 HMS Bulwark,
Landing Ship/Platform Dock   Improved Rotterdam class Royal Netherlands Navy L801 Hr. Ms. Johan de Witt,
Support Ship   Durance class French Navy A631 Somme,
Support Ship   Cantabria class Spanish Navy A-15 Cantabria,

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