Ministry of National Defence
Information and Public Relations Directorate
No.299 - 13 November 2014
Media Day at Phoenix Băneasa 2014
Romanian and American troops involved in Phoenix Băneasa 2014 trainingmodule will carry out parachute jumping exercises in the area of Babadag firingrange on Monday, November 17.Journalists interested in participating will be met at the exit from Sălcioaralocality (towards Enisala), from 9.00 to 9.30.Accreditation will be sent at e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, no later than16.00 hrs. on Friday, November 14. POC: LTC Cătălin Crăcea, tel. 0730.865.236.In the event of bad weather conditions the activity will be rescheduled. ***Over November 3 to 21, some 180 Romanian Land Forces troops and 250 troopsof the US 173rd Airborne Brigade participate in exercise Phoenix Băneasa 2014, inBabadag firing range. During the exercise the soldiers train together in parachute jumping and firinginfantry weapons.