Last Wednesday, in the historical location of Palazzo Cusani, Lieutenant General Perretti and Senior National Representatives met with many Consuls of the 18 nations contributing to NRDC-ITA,s multinational Staff.
On 26th November, NRDC-ITA Commander, Lieutenant General Roberto Perretti visited the NATO Security Force Assistance (SFA) Centre of Excellence (CoE) in Cesano di Roma, in the vicinity of Rome.
Held at “Ugo Mara” the first meeting of Affiliated Units Conference - More than 40 Commanders meet to discuss about 2019 activities calendar.
the 4th “Mid-term planning course” for essential augmentees and sub-units officers was successfully held by NRDC-ITA HQ at the ”Ugo Mara” Barracks.
Twenty officers from the Italian Army, ranked OF2 - OF4, were trained on tactical mid-term and hasty planning in addition to refinement of an operational order and synchronization of operational activities.
the first “Academic Educational Training” course was held over the past few weeks with the attendance of approximately 50 students from 6 campuses, including:
University “Cattolica del Sacro Cuore” (Milan)
University “Carlo Cattaneo” (Castellanza, VA)
International University of Social Studies “Guido Carli” (LUISS, Rome)
University “L’ Orientale” (Nap
The respective commanders of the NATO Land Command and Italy’s NRDC welcomed more than 40 Senior Leaders from across the Alliance to Ugo Mara Barracks for a two day conference (24-26 Sept), with the aim of discussing vital issues affecting the land domain and European collective defence.
Lieutenant General Thomson, III, Commander of NATO’s Allied Land Command (LANDCOM) was the sponsor, whilst Lieutenant General Roberto Perretti, Commander of NATO Rapid Deployable Corps–Italy (NRDC-I
Air Marshall Fernando GIANCOTTI, Commander of the Italian Air Force Operational Forces Command, visited the NRDC-ITA.
The visit is part of the activities scheduled to enhance cooperation between the Italian and Allied Armed Forces, in order to facilitate the integration of the different specific operational systems and assets. This allows the NRDC-ITA to effectively operate in a Joint environment.
NRDC-ITA has just finished a unique exercise, conducted for the first time in the international environment, EAGLE OVERLAND 2018. The exercise represented the first opportunity for one of the NATO’s High Readiness Forces (NRDC-ITA is covering the role of Land Component Command of the NRF 2018) to test the capability to deploy at high readiness, in accordance with the NATO standards. EAGLE OVERLAND 2018 has been planned and conducted by NRDC-ITA, together with other operational assets of the depending
Major General Maurizio RICCÒ, Chief of Staff of the NRDC-ITA (NATO Rapid Deployable Corps-Italy), delivered a presentation at the Institute of Maritime Military Studies, in Venice, on the subject of operational planning to the latest class of Officers from the Italian Navy Staff Course.
The presentation was as a result of an invitation by Rear Admiral Andrea ROMANI, Commander of the Institute of Maritime Military Studies and the Navy Military Presidium of Venice.