Mediterranean Sea


The Standing NATO Maritime Group 2 (SNMG2) is a multinational, integrated maritime force that is permanently available to perform a wide range of tasks such as training, crisis response and real world operational missions. Before 2005 was known as Standing Naval Force Mediterranean (STANAVFORMED).


Wildcat is First Royal Navy Helicopter to Land on USS Gerald R Ford

Wildcat is First Royal Navy Helicopter to Land on USS Gerald R Ford

01-Aug-23 - A Royal Navy Wildcat helicopter becomes first British aircraft to land on world’s largest warship, the US Navy’s USS Gerald R Ford (CVN-78) aircraft carrier #Wildcat
First Deployment of Canadian CH-148 Cyclone

First Deployment of Canadian CH-148 Cyclone

18-Jul-18 - In the first operational deployment of a CH-148 Cyclone, HMCS Ville de Québec departed to join the Standing NATO Maritime Group SNMG2 under Operation Reassurance #milestone
Santa Maria Frigate Returns After Active Endeavour

Santa Maria Frigate Returns After Active Endeavour

28-Aug-15 - The frigate `Santa Maria' returned yesterday to the Rota Naval Base after 45 days integrating the Standing NATO Maritime Group 2 (SNMG-2)


Dates UnitModels

Not all models shown may have taken part in the Operation

helicopter   Individual helicopters

Model IDs
Agusta AB212 ASW MM81083    
Sikorsky CH-148 Cyclone 148822 w/o     148823    
Westland Super Lynx mk88a 83+04    
NH Industries NH90 NFH MM81609     N-324    
AgustaWestland AW159 Wildcat HMA2 ZZ531    


Guided-Missile Destroyer   F100 Alvaro de Bazan Spanish Navy F-101 Alvaro de Bazan, Spanish Navy F-102 Almirante Juan de Borbon,
Guided-Missile Destroyer   De Zeven Provinciën class Royal Netherlands Navy F805 Hr.Ms. Evertsen,
Guided-Missile Destroyer   Type 45 Daring class Royal Navy D37 HMS Duncan,
Guided-Missile Destroyer   F 124 Sachsen class German Navy F220 Hamburg,
Guided-Missile Frigate   Santa Maria class Spanish Navy F-81 Santa Maria, Spanish Navy F-86 Canarias,
Guided-Missile Frigate   G class Turkish Navy F493 TCG Gelibolu, Turkish Navy F496 TCG Gokova,
Guided-Missile Frigate   Bergamini (2013) class Italian Navy F 593 Carabiniere,
Frigate   F 123 Brandenburg class German Navy F215 Brandenburg, German Navy F218 Mecklenburg-Vorpommern,
Frigate   Elli class Hellenic Navy F460 HS Aegaeon, Hellenic Navy F466 HS Nikiforos Fokas,
Frigate   Karel Doorman class Royal Netherlands Navy F831 Hr.Ms. Van Amstel,
Frigate   Hydra class Hellenic Navy F453 HS Spetsai,
Frigate   City class Canadian Armed Forces FFH 330 HMCS Halifax, Canadian Armed Forces FFH 332 HMCS Ville de Quebec, Canadian Armed Forces FFH 333 HMCS Toronto, Canadian Armed Forces FFH 337 HMCS Fredericton,
Frigate   Barbaros class Turkish Navy F246 TCG Salihreis,
Assault Carrier   Ocean class Royal Navy L12 HMS Ocean,
Landing Ship/Platform Dock   Bay class Royal Fleet Auxiliary L3008 RFA Mounts Bay, Royal Fleet Auxiliary L3009 RFA Cardigan Bay,
Support Ship   702 Class German Navy A1413 Bonn,
Support Ship   Cantabria class Spanish Navy A-15 Cantabria,

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