Allied Action 04
Allied Action 04 is a Combined Joint Task Force (CJTF) Command Post exercise designed to certify the Joint Force Command Naples Headquarters and its component commands to assume the responsibility of the next rotation of the NATO Response Force (NRF) and to validate its CJTF capability.
In effect, Allied Action 04 is an opportunity for participants to practise the activation and deployment of the NATO Response Force to prepare for the conduct of a follow-on CJTF operation.
A DJTF headquarters is being deployed at Persano and a NATO Response Force (NRF) headquarters at Civitavecchia in Italy. The NATO Rapid Deployable Corps of Solbiate Olona, Italy, is providing the NRF headquarters and is the designated Land Component Command for the next rotation of the NATO Response Force.
The commands involved in the exercise are Allied Command Operations, Allied Command Transformation (including the Joint Warfare Centre and the Joint Analysis and Lessons Learned Centre), Allied Forces South, AIRSOUTH, AFSOUTH, NAVSOUTH, the NATO Rapid Deployable Corps, Italy, the UK Maritime Forces, Allied Forces North and Joint Headquarters West.