About Nusret 12 And Mavi Balina 12 Exercises
7 Nov 2012 3 Comments
Turkish Navy is conducting two naval exercises simultaneously. One is Nusret 2012 mine warfare exercise is held in the Aegean with the participation of NATO’s SNMCMG-2 and Turkish, Greek and US naval units. Below is the order of battle for this exercise as far as I could find.
|M-500||TCG Foça||Mine Sweeper||Turkey|
|M-501||TCG Fethiye||Mine Sweeper||Turkey|
|M-516||TCG Sığacık||Mine Sweeper||Turkey|
|M-1064||FGS Grömitz||Mine Hunter||Germany|
|M-5559||ITS Viareggo||Mine Hunter||Italy|
|M-111||HMS Blyth||Mine Hunter||UK|
|M-276||TCG Ayvalık||Mine Hunter||Turkey|
|M-61||HS Evniki||Mine Hunter||Greece|
The second naval exercise Mavi Balina 2012 is held in Eastern Mediterranean with the participation of NATO’s SNMG-2, Pakistani, US and Turkish naval units and airplanes. According to Turkish Navy the total number of participants is 8 surface units and 3 submarines. Below is the order of battle for this exercise as far as I could find.
|DDG-98||USS Forrest Sherman||Destroyer||USA|