Ministry of National Defence
Information and Public Relations Directorate
No.296 - 11 November 2014
"RUBICON 2014" Training Module
Land Forces units and units of the US 173rd Airborne Brigade participate in "RUBICON 2014" training module led by the 6th "Mihai Viteazul" Special Operations Brigade, conducted in Câmpia Turzii, Cluj County and Cincu, Brașov County, over 11-24 November.
The over 400 troops involved will train jointly for flying and parachute jumps, firing different types of weapons and tactical exercises.
"RUBICON 2014" is a major activity of Atlantic Resolve Operation, meant to show the commitment of the USA and Romania to support NATO collective security, aiming at increasing the level of interoperability among the forces involved, exchanges of experience, harmonizing techniques and procedures in the field.