Backround and composition

SNMCMG2 (Standing NATO Response Force Mine Countermeasures Group 2). Units assigned to this force are mostly from countries with access to the Mediterranean. As it happens with SNMG2 it is quite usual to find units from north european countries. The group is usually formed with five or six minehunters and a support ship, usually acting as flagship. Commonly known as MCMFORSOUTH or MCMFORMED, recently changed itīs original name, due to changes in NATO doctrine. Currently is one of the groups forming the maritime component of NATOīs Response Force (NRF). Itīs area of operations is usually the Mediterranean Sea.

CountryNumberNameDetails
Greece GreeceA470Aliakmon ( Flagship )...See data
Germany GermanyM1058Fulda...See data
Turkey TurkeyM266Amasra...See data

Events

List of visits, exercises and events of the fleet. Due to obvious reasons it is almost impossible to have accurate data at all times, feedback is always welcome and iīll more than happy to correct inacurate or missing data.

DatesTypeName
20/10/2016 - ??/10/2016 Visit Algiers, Algeria
28/07/2016 - ??/07/2016 Visit Salamis, Greece
22/07/2016 - 25/07/2016 Visit Constanta, Romania
15/07/2016 - 18/07/2016 Visit Burgas, Bulgaria
12/07/2016 - 14/07/2016 Exercise BREEZE 16
01/07/2016 - 08/07/2016 Visit Tuzla, Turkey
24/06/2016 - 26/06/2016 Visit Catania, Italy
17/06/2016 - 19/06/2016 Visit La Spezia, Italy
10/06/2016 - 12/06/2016 Visit La Spezia, Italy
06/06/2016 - 16/06/2016 Exercise ITALIAN MINEX 16
21/05/2016 - ??/05/2016 Visit Palma de Majorca, Spain
18/03/2016 - ??/03/2016 Visit Kotor - Bar, Montenegro
12/02/2016 - ??/02/2016 Visit Batumi, Georgia
12/10/2015 - 14/10/2015 Visit Algiers, Algeria
01/10/2015 - ??/10/2015 Visit Trapani, Italy
18/09/2015 - ??/09/2015 Visit Taranto, Italy
04/09/2015 - ??/09/2015 Visit Kotor - Bar, Montenegro
29/08/2015 - ??/09/2015 Visit Split, Croatia
25/08/2015 - ??/08/2015 Visit Cagliari, Italy
05/07/2015 - ??/07/2015 Visit Erdek, Turkey
02/06/2015 - ??/06/2015 Visit La Spezia, Italy
01/05/2015 - ??/05/2015 Visit Brest, France
25/04/2015 - ??/04/2015 Visit Belfast, United Kingdom
10/04/2015 - ??/04/2015 Visit Glasgow, United Kingdom
20/03/2015 - ??/03/2015 Visit Cherbourg, France
05/03/2015 - ??/03/2015 Visit Amsterdam, Netherlands
19/02/2015 - 03/02/2015 Visit La Coruña, Spain
06/02/2015 - ??/02/2015 Visit Málaga, Spain
31/01/2015 - ??/02/2015 Visit Valencia, Spain