Arctic Specialist is an annual multinational EOD and mine countermeasures (MCM) train aimed to offer coaching, train and improvement of land and maritime EOD Techniques, Strategies and Procedures (TTPs) on the squad and staff degree in a cold-weather setting. This train is designed to boost functionality and interoperability amongst taking part nations. Forces from Denmark may even take part in Arctic Specialist.
EODMU Eight’s MCM Firm Commander Lt. Daniel Haines mentioned, “We depend on our specialists within the Excessive North to additional develop our operations into the Arctic. Workouts like Arctic Specialist enable us to proceed enhancing our collective safety by conducting more and more advanced and high-end missions with our Allies.”
Through the 11-day train, EOD and MCM forces will share TTPS for countering regional and world safety threats.
CTF-68 instructions all naval expeditionary forces within the U.S. European Command and U.S. Africa Command areas of duty in direct help of U.S. Naval Forces Europe -Africa, and U.S. sixth Fleet.
U.S. sixth Fleet conducts the total spectrum of joint and naval operations, typically in live performance with allied, joint, and inter-agency companions, with a view to advance U.S. nationwide pursuits and safety and stability in Europe and Africa.