STAVANGER, Norway - Allied Joint Force Command Naples staff members attended a preparation session for Exercise Trident Juncture 2016, March 22.
During the executive session at NATO's Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) in Stavanger, Norway, JFC Naples hosted component commanders and representatives to give updates and discuss this year's Trident Juncture exercise and the journey towards NATO’s Response Force 2017 (NRF17) and NATO’s Very High Readiness Joint Task Force (VJTF).
The Commander of the Joint Warfare Center, German Army Major General Reinhard Wolski, welcomed Canadian Air Force Lieutenant General Alain Parent, JFC Naples deputy commander, to NATO's training facility.
The Joint Warfare Center's staff presented an overview of the upcoming events in preparation of executing Trident Juncture's Command Post Exercise (CPX).
The purpose of the exercise is to train NATO joint forces on Command and Control and interoperability, allowing them to deploy and train together in a demanding environment while demonstrating NATO’s capabilities and readiness to face any high-intensity crises.
Story and photos by Joint Warfare Center Public Affairs Office