Support of the Framework Nation Concept (LV FlaRak 1/2015) on Crete, Greece
On the Island of Crete, a dedicated CC SBAMD team of subject matter experts, led by COS CCSBAMD, held several briefings on (Theatre) Ballistic Missile Defence (BMD) as part of the education course “LV FlaRak 1/2015” on the 30th of September 2015. The high level audience consisted of a large group of German and international participants, belonging to government and/or military agencies. The focus of the course was to brief the current status and future developments in Surface (means: ashore and at sea) Based Air and Missile Defence.
Part of the course was the visit of the drone-launching site and witnessing a live PATRIOT missile firing, executed by German and US-crews during the NATO-certification exercise RAPID ARROW.