Royal Navy (RN) Type 23 Frigate, HMS St Albans recently spent two days working in direct support of Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) in the Gulf.
HMS St Albans joined ships from Saudi Arabia to conduct joint Maritime Operations for CMF’s Combined Task Force 152 and exchange crucial information about operations in the Central Arabian Gulf. The Kuwaiti-led CTF152, headquartered in Bahrain, is in charge of Maritime Security in the Gulf for the 31 member nations of CMF.
The Royal Saudi Naval Forces have handed over command of the Combined Maritime Forces (CMF), Combined Task Force (CTF) 152 to Kuwait. The ceremony, held in Bahrain, saw Captain Suliman Al-Enazi transfer command to Colonel Mohammad Aleid, Kuwait Naval Force.
Combined Task Force (CTF) 152 which operates in the Gulf continues to build on its working relationships with key member nations again proves itself with another successful Exercise Falcon Warrior.