TRJR18 Exercise Planning Process Ongoing in NRDC-GR HQ

2018, March 21 - 1:50pm

On March 21st, 2018, NATO Rapid Deployable Corps – Greece (NRDC-GR) hosted the Internal Final Coordination Conference (FCC) of Phase ID/IIIA for exercise TRIDENT JAGUAR 2018 (TRJR-18) in the Headquarters’ premises.

The internal FCC that was combined with TRJR18 Phase ID/IIIA Main Event and Incident List Development Workshop (MEL/MIL WS) which was held from March 12th to 20th, 2018, aimed to accomplish final coordination activities required for the conduct of the deploying phases of exercise TRJR18, in line with the Exercise Planning Process (EPP).

NRDC-GR Deputy Chief of Staff Plans (DCOS PLANS) Brigadier General Vittorio Antonio STELLA (ITA) highlighted in his opening remarks the importance of both events as the last opportunity to finalize coordinating details and complete all necessary steps for the achievement of the training objectives. Additionally, he pointed out the Joint and Operational dimensions that construct the framework in which to develop all conceptual and organizational aspects.

All participants demonstrated, individually and collectively, dedication to the successful accomplishment of their duties, willingness, adaptability and interpersonal skills, highlighting team spirit and promising exceptional performance for a remarkable execution of exercise TRJR-18.

EX. TRJR18 will be the NATO evaluation for NRDC-GR and will demonstrate that the HQ is capable of leading Small Joint Operations (Land Heavy) and ready to undertake its role within the Alliance from the summer 2018 according to the Long Term Rotation Plan.