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BALTOPS 2019: NATO forces land in Lithuania

17 Jun 2019 16:23

Synopsis

A combined force of British, Romanian, Spanish and US Royal Marines landed in Lithuania as part of BALTOPS 2019, a US-led exercise aimed at strengthening maritime interoperability across the Alliance. Involving 16 Allies and 2 partner nations, this annual exercise features amphibious operations in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, giving participants a chance to share tactics and practice the complicated art of deploying land forces from the sea. Shots include British, Romanian, Spanish and US Royal Marines conducting a beach landing near in Klaipeda, Lithuania.

Teaser

British, Romanian, Spanish, US and UK Royal Marines storm a beach in Lithuania as part of BALTOPS 2019, a multinational amphibious exercise held in the Baltic Sea Region.

Transcript

1. (00:00) VARIOUS SHOTS – US MARINES PREPARING TO EXECUTE A BEACH LANDING 2. (00:11) VARIOUS SHOTS – US MARINES LEAVING A LANDING CRAFT UTILITY (LCU) AND WADING THROUGH WATER TO SHORE 3. (00:23) VARIOUS SHOTS – US MARINES ASSEMBLE ON THE BEACH 4. (00:29) VARIOUS SHOTS – SPANISH MARINE AMPHIBIOUS ASSAULT VEHICLES EXECUTE BEACH LANDING 5. (00:44) VARIOUS SHOTS – BRITISH ROYAL MARINES FAST-ROPING OUT OF A BRITISH ROYAL NAVY AW101 MERLIN HELICOPTER 6. (00:59) MEDIUM SHOT – BRITISH ROYAL MARINES MOVING UP THE BEACHHEAD 7. (01:04) MEDIUM SHOT – BRITISH ROYAL MARINE OFFSHORE RAIDING CRAFT APPROACHING SHORE 8. (01:09) VARIOUS SHOTS – ROYAL MARINES STORMING ASHORE 9. (01:25) MEDIUM SHOT – ROMANIAN MARINES DISEMBARKING POLISH NAVY SHIP ORP GNIEZNO ABOARD POLISH AMPHIBIOUS TRACKED VEHICLES 10. (01:30) VARIOUS SHOTS – ROMANIAN MARINES STORMING BEACH 11. (01:43) VARIOUS SHOTS – US MARINES STORMING BEACH 12. (01:50) VARIOUS SHOTS – SPANISH LANDING CRAFT DISEMBARKING VEHICLES 13. (02:12) VARIOUS SHOTS – US NAVY LANDING CRAFT UTILITY ENTERING THE WELL DECK OF THE US NAVY DOCK LANDING SHIP USS FORT MCHENRY 14. (02:31) MEDIUM SHOT – AMERICAN FLAG WAVING IN WIND

Media tags

Reference
NATO769940
Date filming
15 Jun 2019 12:00
End date filming
15 Jun 2019 12:00
Location
Near Klaipeda
Country
Lithuania
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Type
B-roll