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REP16-Atlantic exercise: the perfect international collaboration lab for cutting edge autonomous solutions REP16-Atlantic exercise: the perfect international collaboration lab for cutting edge autonomous solutions

Date added: 07/22/2016
Date modified: 07/22/2016
Filesize: 72.55 kB

From 5 to 31 July 2016, off the coast of Portugal, the Portuguese Navy, the NATO Centre for Maritime Research and Experimentation and the University of Porto operate again together in the maritime exercise which also marks the first international at-sea campaign for NRV Alliance under the Italian Flag.

The REP16-Atlantic features and objectives have been presented on 18 July in Lisbon (Portugal), in the presence of Rear Admiral Matthew A. Zirkle (U.S. Navy), Deputy Chief of Staff Submarines – COMSUBNATO, and Portuguese authorities.

CMRE observes considerable water temperature increase in the Ligurian Sea CMRE observes considerable water temperature increase in the Ligurian Sea

Date added: 07/08/2016
Date modified: 07/08/2016
Filesize: 73.66 kB

Data was collected by gliders during the LOGMEC environmental campaign, which also marked the longest CMRE gliders’ deployment ever in Italian waters (from 1 May to 30 June 2016).

Data from gliders operating during LOGMEC were also integrated for the first time in near real-time in NATO and national command and control (C2) systems at the Coalition Warrior Interoperability eXploration, eXperimentation, eXamination, eXercise (CWIX).

New flag for the NATO Research Vessel Alliance New flag for the NATO Research Vessel Alliance

Date added: 04/09/2016
Date modified: 04/09/2016
Filesize: 73.83 kB

The larger of CMRE’s ships is now operated by an Italian military crew under an Italian Navy Flag.

On 9 April 2016, at the Italian Naval Base in La Spezia (Italy), the Raising of the Italian Flag Ceremony was held in the presence of Italian and NATO civilian and military authorities, including Vice Admiral Ignacio J. Horcada Rubio, SACT Representative in Europe, Vice Admiral Filippo Maria Foffi, Commander in Chief of the Italian Naval Fleet, Major General Albert Husniaux, NATO STO (Science and Technology Organization) Chief Scientist, and Rear Admiral (Ret.) Hank Ort, STO CMRE Director.

CMRE and NOAA join forces to monitor Atlantic Ocean dynamics CMRE and NOAA join forces to monitor Atlantic Ocean dynamics

Date added: 12/18/2015
Date modified: 12/18/2015
Filesize: 40.15 kB

NOAA Vice Admiral Michael S. Devany, Deputy Under Secretary for Operations at NOAA, and Rear Admiral (Rtd.) Hank Ort, CMRE Director, signed a five-year framework agreement to facilitate research vessel support from NRV Alliance in particular, with monitoring of meteorological, hydrological, and oceanographic processes, bathymetry, and climate. The collaboration marks a breakthrough in transatlantic cooperation while fostering sharing of assets and capabilities in the North Atlantic.

CMRE at the forefront of LIDAR optical applications CMRE at the forefront of LIDAR optical applications

Date added: 11/13/2015
Date modified: 11/13/2015
Filesize: 73.52 kB

The NATO Research Vessel Alliance visited Las Palmas de Gran Canaria for the first time and presented to the press the ALOMEx ‘15 (Atlantic Lidar Optical Measurements Experiment 2015 ) trial conducted from 31 October to 12 November 2015 in the Alboran Sea and in the Sahara Upwelling area.

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