KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany —
Tanks, trucks and other equipment are scheduled to arrive at the port of Vlissingen, Netherlands, beginning Oct. 10, as the next U.S. Army armored brigade rotation takes over the Atlantic Resolve mission.
Troops and equipment from 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, from Fort Hood, Texas, will replace 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, from Fort Riley, Kansas. The 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, served in Europe for nine months in support of the Atlantic Resolve mission to provide a continuous presence across eastern Europe.
Port operations to receive and offload equipment are scheduled to occur in Vlissingen, Netherlands, Oct. 10- 15.
Media are invited to observe port operations Oct. 14, at 8 a.m. The event will include a question and answer session with U.S. and Dutch military leaders.
Media interested in attending should provide the following information to firstname.lastname@example.org by 5 p.m. Oct. 11
- Full name
- Phone number
- Media organization
- Country of Citizenship
- Place of birth
- Date of birth
- Passport number
This information is required to access the facility. Media should also bring their passport and press credentials with them.
Note: Times are subject to change. In the event that offload times change, you will be provided an updated meeting time via email and/or phone.