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Allied Spirit VII

What is Allied Spirit VIII?

Approximately 4,100 participants from 10 nations will take part in exercise Allied Spirit VIII at the 7th Army Training Command's Hohenfels Training Area in southeastern Germany, Jan. 15-Feb. 5, 2018.

Nearly 2,420 participants will come from the United States and approximately 1,680 participants are scheduled to participate from allied and partner nations of Albania, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Italy, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, the United Kingdom. In this exercise, Poland’s 12th Mechanized Brigade will command the multinational brigade headquarters. Allied Spirit VIII is unique in its ability to provide hands-on experience and testing of secure communications between NATO allies and partners.

Allied Spirit VII

Allied Spirit VII Spotlight

Approximately 4,050 service members from 13 nations participated in exercise Allied Spirit VII at 7th Army Training Command’s Hohenfels Training Area, Germany, Oct. 30 to Nov. 22, 2017.


Allied Spirit VI

Allied Spirit VI: CBRN Exercise

The CBRN Recce Platoon, 54th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 173rd Airborne Brigade and Slovenian CBRN Decontamination Unit respond to a simulated chemical exposure incident.


Allied Spirit VI: Air Assault

U.S. Army Paratroopers from Charlie Company, 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade, conduct a joint air assault with Soldiers from the Royal Netherlands Army.


Allied Spirit V
Allied Spirit IV
Eyes on Italy in Allied Spirit IV

Eyes on Italy in Allied Spirit IV

"For us, it's a great opportunity to train together with other Allies and friends. We consider this a very important thing. This is the reality: working together, training together, in order to be ready."


Allied Spirit II
Allied Spirit I
What is Allied Spirit I

What is Allied Spirit I?

Allied Spirit I is designed to provide multinational interoperability training at brigade and battalion levels to enhance U.S. and Alliance effectiveness.


Exercise Allied Spirit I

Exercise Allied Spirit I is the first in a series of multinational military exercises at the U.S. Army's Hohenfels Training Area January 2015.


Allied Spirit I supports Strong Europe

Allied Spirit I supports Strong Europe

Senior military leaders from several NATO member countries paid a visit to the Joint Multinational Readiness Center to observe multinational units participating in interoperability training at exercise Allied Spirit I.


2nd Cavalry Regiment arrives ready for Allied Spirit I

2nd Cavalry Regiment arrives ready for Allied Spirit I

Stykers, Humvees and light-utility vehicles pulled into Hohenfels Training Area as troopers assigned to 4th (Saber) Squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment arrived prepared to start training with their NATO allies during Allied Spirit I in Hohenfels, Germany, Jan. 12.


Exercise Allied Spirit I underway

Exercise Allied Spirit I underway at Hohenfels, Germany

"This exercise illustrates the value of America's forward-stationed land forces and the value of the training facilities at Grafenwoehr and Hohenfels. It is a vital part of 'Strong Europe,'" said Lt. Gen Ben Hodges, commanding general, U.S. Army Europe.