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Bulgaria enhances interoperability with NATO Allies and partner in exercise Breeze 2020

24 Jul 2020 15:59

Synopsis

Twenty-six ships, nine aircraft and more than 2,000 sailors from eight NATO Allies and partner nations took part in Bulgarian Navy-led exercise Breeze, an annual maritime exercise held off the coast of Bulgaria in the Black Sea. Breeze 2020 aimed to improve the readiness of all participants. In addition to host country Bulgaria, countries represented included Belgium, Georgia, Greece, Italy, Romania, Spain and Turkey. Standing NATO Maritime Group Two (SNMG2) and Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group Two (SNMCMG2) also participated. The exercise ran from 10 to 19 July 2020. This footage, courtesy of the Bulgarian Ministry of Defence, includes shots of ships from Allies and partner nations that participated in the exercise at sea.

Teaser

Twenty-six ships, nine aircraft and more than 2,000 sailors from eight NATO Allies and partner nations took part in Exercise Breeze, an annual exercise off the coast of Bulgaria in the Black Sea.

Transcript

Courtesy of the Bulgarian Ministry of Defence 1. (00:00) VARIOUS SHOTS – SHIPS PARTICIPATING IN EXERCISE BREEZE 2020 AT SEA 2. (00:20) WIDE SHOT – TURKISH FRIGATE YILDIRIM SAILING AT SEA 3. (00:31) MEDIUM SHOT – SAILOR LOOKING THROUGH BINOCULARS ABOARD BULGARIAN FRIGATE “VERNI” 4. (00:38) WIDE SHOT – ROMANIAN FRIGATE REGINA MARIA 5. (00:45) VARIOUS SHOTS – BULGARIAN SAILORS ON BOARD BULGARIAN FRIGATE “VERNI” 6. (00:55) WIDE SHOT - SPANISH FRIGATE ALVARO DE BAZAN 7. (01:02) WIDE SHOT – HELICOPTER ON SPANISH FRIGATE ALVARO DE BAZAN 8. (01:06) WIDE SHOT - SPANISH FRIGATE ALVARO DE BAZAN 9. (01:13) WIDE SHOT – PARTICIPATING SHIPS AT SEA 10. (01:21) WIDE SHOT – US NAVY POSEIDON AIRCRAFT SEEKING SUBMARINE 11. (01:31) WIDE SHOT – BULGARIAN FRIGATE SMELI 12. (01:38) WIDE SHOT - US NAVY POSEIDON AIRCRAFT SEEKING SUBMARINE 13. (01:47) WIDE SHOT – VARIOUS PARTICIPATING SHIPS AT SEA 14. (01:54) TILT SHOT – WAVES BEHIND SHIP 15. (02:06) CLOSE UP – BULGARIAN SAILOR LOOKING THROUGH BINOCULARS ABOARD BULGARIAN FRIGATE VERNI 16. (02:13) VARIOUS SHOTS – SHOTS FROM THE SIGNAL BRIDGE ABOARD BULGARIAN FRIGATE VERNI 17. (02:22) WIDE SHOT - SHIPS SAILING IN A GROUP 18. (02:31) MEDIUM SHOT – ANTI-AIRCRAFT MISSILES ON SHIP 19. (02:40) CLOSE UP - WAVES BEHIND A SHIP 20. (02:48) WIDE SHOT - SHIPS SAILING AT SEA 21. (03:00) WIDE SHOT – CANON ON SPANISH FRIGATE ALVARO DE BAZAN 22. (03:05) MEDIUM SHOT – SIGNAL BRIDGE 23. (03:11) MEDIUM SHOT – BULGARIAN SAILORS IN CONVERSATION ON THE BRIDGE 24. (03:19) CLOSE UP – SHIP’S NAVIGATIONAL EQUIPMENT 25. (03:25) WIDE SHOT – HELICOPTER LANDING ON TURKISH FRIGATE YILDIRIM 26. (03:43) MEDIUM SHOT - BULGARIAN SAILORS ON DECK LOOKING THROUGH BINOCULARS 27. (03:53) WIDE SHOT - SPANISH FRIGATE ALVARO DE BAZAN AND ROMANIAN FRIGATE REGINA MARIA 28. (04:02) WIDE SHOT – BULGARIAN CORVETTTE RESHITELNI 29. (04:17) MEDIUM SHOT – BULGARIAN SAILOR SETTING FLAG ON SHIP 30. (04:23) WIDE SHOT - SHIPS SAILING AT SEA 31. (04:30) MEDIUM SHOT - SPANISH FRIGATE ALVARO DE BAZAN 32. (04:37) MEDIUM SHOT – WAVES IN SLOW-MOTION 33. (04:46) WIDE SHOT – SHIP’S SILHOUETTE DURING SUNSET ###

Media tags

Reference
NATO818107
Date filming
18 Jul 2020 12:00
End date filming
18 Jul 2020 12:00
Location
Black Sea
Country
Bulgaria
Usage rights
Footage courtesy of the Bulgarian Ministry of Defence. This media asset is free for editorial broadcast, print, online and radio use. It is restricted for use for other purposes.
Type
B-roll