SNMG2 and SNMCMG2 sailing in the Black Sea as part of NATO routine presence
BLACK SEA (February 5, 2018) Standing NATO Maritime Group Two (SNMG2) and Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group Two (SNMCMG2) conduct an Air Defense exercise with the Romanian Air Force in the Black Sea. Ships in the groups include included HMS Duncan (D37), TCG Gaziantep (F490), ROS Regele Ferdinand (F221), HMS Enterprise (H88), TCG Akcay (M270) and ROS Lt Lupo Dinescu (25). SNMG2 and SNMCMG2 are on a routine patrol in the Black Sea to increase interoperability among the groups and with Allied Navies that operate on the Black Sea. NATO photo by French Navy WO Christian Valverde / Released.