• Background

    Northern Coasts: Germany‘s invite to Baltic Sea exercices

    Since 2007, the German Navy has been organising annual naval exercises with its partners on NATO‘s northern flank.

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The Navy’s Mission

The German Navy is deployed worldwide at sea – to protect sea routes and citizens, to prevent conflict and manage crises, for humanitarian aid and, if necessary, for defence.


The Navy’s organization

Germany’s naval forces in are subdivided into three large formations as well as several commands and institutions for their support and training of personnel.