Greek frigate ‘Kountouriotis’ in NATO naval exercise in central Aegean

The Greek frigate “Kountouriotis” and its onboard helicopter, an S70 Aegean Aegean Hawk, participated in a NATO naval exercise in the central Aegean on Thursday.

Other participating allies included Britain, with the destroyer “HMS Duncan”, and Turkey, with the frigate “TCG Gaziantep”.

The exercise is part of NATO trainings to improve operational and fighting capabilities and readiness, and to upgrade the level of collaboration and mutual understanding between participants as allies.