BALTOPS 2019: Return of the Ships to Port


Ships from allied and partner nations return to Naval Base Kiel-Tirpitzhafen upon completion of exercise Baltic Operations (BALTOPS) 2019.

BALTOPS is the premier annual maritime-focused exercise in the Baltic Region, marking the 47th year of one of the largest exercises in Northern Europe enhancing flexibility and interoperability among allied and partner nations.



Video by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jessica Dowell

Commander, U.S. 2nd Fleet