Monthly Archives: February 2012

CMF COUNTER PIRACY TASK FORCE 151 COORDINATE WITH RUSSIAN COUNTERPARTS IN THE GULF OF ADEN

Commander of Combined Task Force 151 (CTF151) Commodore Aage Buur Jensen, currently embarked with the USS Halsey, visited the Russian Udaloy-class destroyer Admiral Tributs on Feb. 19 Jensen met with his counterpart in the Russian Task Force, Commander Captain Ildar … Continue reading

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KUWAITI NAVY LEADS STAKENET EXERCISE

Exercise Stakenet, one of a series of routinely planned Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) exercises recently completed, Feb, 9.  The exercise began on Feb.5 in the northern Arabian Gulf and featured active participation by Kuwaiti Naval Ships (KNS) Al Nokhetha and … Continue reading

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HMS ARGYLL HELP PRESERVE THE MEMORY OF THE FALLEN IN UAE

During their visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), volunteers from HMS Argyll, a Type 23 ‘Duke’ class frigate deployed with Combined Maritime Forces in the Arabian Gulf, helped clear an overgrown graveyard containing the graves of fallen British military … Continue reading

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HMS DARING VISITS AQABA, JORDAN

HMS Daring has paid its first visit to the Crown state of Jordan. The Ship berthed at the Royal Jordanian Naval Force HQ, close to the port of Aqaba, as she prepared to join the Combined Maritime Forces Task Force … Continue reading

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AUSTRALIAN LED COMBINED TASK FORCE DISRUPTS NARCOTICS SHIPMENT

Combined Task Force 150 (CTF), one of three Task Forces within Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) conducted a successful disruption of a vessel carrying illicit cargo in the north Arabian Sea, Feb. 3, 2012.

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