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Jul 30 

Brigadier General Andreas Franz Schick, European Air Transport Command Chief of Staff, visits Joint Support and Enabling Command

ULM, Germany - The EATC is responsible for planning, coordinating and synchronising the Airlift Capacity of its seven member states: Germany, Italy, France, Spain, the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg.

Founded in 2010 as an independent organisation, the command enhances the efficiency of the cooperation between its member states by coordinating Air Assets and organising the utilization of air transports.

Brigadier General Arco Solkesz, JSEC Director, welcomed Brigadier General Schick in the Wilhelmsburg Barracks to exchange information about the current situation. “JSEC is on its way to Full Operational Capability and building this network is an important component of it.” he emphasized

Brigadier General Schick pointed out “The EATC is still not well known within the NATO Environment, this is a great opportunity to get into contact directly and show our potential for a future cooperation”. His intention is to establish a fruitful information exchange and a continuous communication between EATC and JSEC.

Story by Joint Support and Enabling Command

Brigadier General Andreas Franz Schick on the left, Brigadier General Arco Solkesz on the right.
Photo by SGT Gina Seegert
An introduction meeting in order to exchange information and establish contact between EATC and JSEC.
Photo by SGT Gina Seegert

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