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mine countermeasures

All methods for preventing or reducing damage or danger from mines. Also called MCM.
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Islamabad -- Major joint Naval exercises Naseem Al Bahr, first joint Mine Countermeasures exercise (MCMEX) and Marine Forces Exercise Deraa Al Sahil between Pakistan Navy and Royal Saudi Naval Forces (RSNF) has commenced at Saudi Arabian Port Al Jubail.
The Navy employs a number of different mine countermeasures.
NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) Jacksonville Detachment Panama City provided support for Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadrons (HM) 14 and 15 from Sept.
At Euronaval 2016, Thales is launching Pathmaster, the first fully configurable unmanned mine countermeasures system for naval forces seeking to minimise the risk exposure of their crews.
KUWAIT, April 14 (KUNA) -- Kuwaiti Navy Force joined US-led world navy exercise on mine countermeasures in Mohammed Al-Ahmad Navy base on Thursday.
M2 EQUITYBITES-August 4, 2015-Harris announces USD228m award under IDIQ contract to support US Navy's maritime mine countermeasures
Morocco also participates in the "Active Endeavour" operation against terrorism conducted under a UN mandate since 2001, the Admiral said at a press conference held onboard one of the ships of the Standing NATO Response Force Mine Countermeasures Group 2 (SNMCMG2) that arrived Friday at the port of Casablanca, in a stopover before resuming its patrol mission in the Mediterranean.
THREE Bahraini divers are among 25 from around the world taking part in the international mine countermeasures exercise, the Royal Navy's Lieutanant Nathan Iscs told the GDN.
The International Mine Countermeasures Exercise (IMCMEX) 13 will continue until May 30 and will include an array of operations designed to protect international commerce and trade; mine countermeasures; maritime security operations; and maritime infrastructure protection, added the report in the Gulf Daily News, our sister publication.
The International Mine Countermeasures Exercise (IMCMEX) "is the largest exercise of its kind in the region and will exercise a wide spectrum of defensive operations designed to protect international commerce and trade; mine countermeasures, maritime security operations and maritime infrastructure protection," it said in a statement.
MARMARIS, Jul 7, 2011 (TUR) -- Turkey has assumed the operational command of the Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group 2, a Alliance maritime anti-mine force involving ships from members countries.
The fleet, from a Nato mine countermeasures group, left Tyneside today after a three-week training programme.

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