NATO begins Exercise TRIDENT JUNCTURE 14
Led by Joint Force Command Naples (JFC Naples), exercise TRIDENT JUNCTURE 14 (TRJE 14), which begins today will test NATO's ability to coordinate and execute a NATO-led Article 5 Collective Defence operation in a multinational environment.
Maritime crisis response procedures tested in advance of MARCOM exercise TRJL 15
NATO's Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) is currently conducting a two-level (both military and political) Crisis Response Planning for exercise TRIDENT JEWEL 15 (TRJL 15), which earlier featured a simulated Operational Liaison Reconnaissance Team (OLRT) deployment in Jatta.
JWC celebrates Day of German Unity
In celebration of the 24th anniversary of Germany’s unification, the German Senior National Representative, Colonel Peter M. Baierl and the German contingent based in Stavanger, Norway, hosted a festive reception on 3 October for all JWC staff, represented by 16 Nations, and their families.
Visit to JWC focuses on Article 5 exercises
Mr. Jean-Dominique Dulière, NATO's Head Crisis Response Systems and Exercises Section, accompanied by Mr. Peter Hauge Berg from the same office, visited Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on Monday, 29 September.
JWC welcomes Major General Wolski, bids farewell to Major General Buehler
German Army Major General Reinhard Wolski assumed command of NATO's Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) today in a Change of Command Ceremony, replacing German Army Major General Erhard Buehler who has served as the Centre's Commander since 25 June 2013.
Scripting Workshop for NATO joint operations exercises TRJE 14 and TRLE 14
A large number of experts from various NATO command structures and member states congregated at the Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) at the beginning of September for the start of the Main Events List/Main Incidents List (MEL/MIL) Scripting Workshop.
Preparations in full swing for exercises TRJE 14 and TRLE 14
Exercise TRIDENT LANCE 14 will train LANDCOM and three corps headquarters from the NATO Force Structure in the execution of a follow-on mission post-NRF initial entry, conducted by exercise TRIDENT JUNCTURE 14.
US Embassy Chargé d’Affaires visits JWC
Ms Julie Furuta-Toy, Chargé d'Affaires and the Acting Ambassador for the United States Embassy in Norway visited the Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on Wednesday, 27 August.
German Army Chief of Staff visits JWC
The Chief of Staff of the German Army, Lieutenant General Bruno Kasdorf, visited NATO's Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on Tuesday, 26 August.
JWC welcomes new staff members
The Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) kicked off this year’s "Newcomers' Training" on 18 August to welcome 87 new staff members and their families to the organization, marking the JWC's highest employee turnover rate to date.
U.S. Air Force Brigadier General Roger H. Watkins takes over as JWC’s new Deputy Commander and Chief of Staff
U.S. Air Force Brigadier General Roger H. Watkins assumed the position of Deputy Commander and Chief of Staff for NATO's Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on 3 July 2014 during a ceremony presided over by German Army Major General Erhard Buehler, Commander JWC.
NATO’s top Air Commander visits JWC
U.S. Air Force General Frank Gorenc, NATO's senior Air Advisor and Commander of Allied Air Command (HQ AIRCOM) at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, visited the Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on Tuesday, 1 July.
Retirement Ceremony held for JWC’s Colonel Carl Giles
A retirement ceremony was held for United States Army Colonel Carl Giles at the Joint Warfare Centre (JWC), Stavanger, Norway.
“JWC provides a unique opportunity to expose Commanders to NATO Article 5 challenges,” says General Breedlove, SACEUR
U.S. Air Force General Philip Breedlove, NATO's Supreme Allied Commander Europe (SACEUR), visited the Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on Thursday, 19 June.
NATO’s Investment Committee visits JWC
The visit focused on the progress and future implementation of capability package CP 9B0401, NATO's common funding source for JWC, in order to meet Alliance military requirements beyond 2014.
26th issue of The Three Swords is now online
The magazine's online edition can be found here: http://www.jwc.nato.int/media/three-swords-magazine
JWC and NCST test future capabilities at CWIX 2014
Part of the JWC mission is to assist the developmental and experimental work of ACT on new concepts, technologies, Modelling and Simulation. Playing an active role in CWIX is a natural consequence for JWC and NCST.
Lieutenant General Bogusław Samol visits JWC
Polish Army Lieutenant General Bogusław Samol, the Commander of Multinational Corps Northeast (MNC NE) in Szczecin, Poland visited NATO's Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on Thursday, 12 June.
U.S. Secretary of the Army examines comprehensive training at JWC
United States Secretary of the Army John M. McHugh was at NATO's Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) in Stavanger, Norway, on Monday to meet with leaders and soldiers and to assess the U.S. Army's manning and support to NATO.
JWC will conduct NATO TS3 Conference
NATO's Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) will host and conduct Training Centres Conference on Collaboration for Settings, Scenarios and Simulations (TS3) in Stavanger, Norway from 24 to 26 June 2014.