IRON WOLF 2021, the biggest NATO exercise to take place in Lithuania, marked the 10th rotation of the eFP (enhanced Forward Presence) Battlegroup.
IRON WOLF (GELEŽINIS VILKAS) is an annual multinational exercise involving over 3,000 troops from NATO’s enhanced Forward Presence Battlegroup Lithuania or eFP BG LIT (consisting of troops from Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, and Norway), the Lithuanian IRON WOLF Brigade, and US forces from 3rd Battalion of 66th Armored Regiment stationed in Lithuania as part of Operation ATLANTIC RESOLVE, as well as Spanish and Polish troops from eFP Battlegroup Poland. The exercise also marked the 10th rotation of eFP Lithuania.
This NATO Multimedia footage, captured 19th October and released today, includes mechanised infantry and armour taking part in simulated battlefield manoeuvres across Pabradė Training Area in Lithuania.
- (00:00) German Army Leopard tanks moving along a track
- (00:10) German Army Leopard tank from the rear
- (00:15) German Army Leopard tanks moving along a track
- (00:26) German Army Leopard tank reversing
- (00:33) Lithuanian Army armoured personnel carrier (APC) driving along forest track
- (00:45) Spanish Army Pizarro infantry fighting vehicle (IFV) driving into forest
- (00:51) German mechanised infantry firing blanks in the forest
- (00:55) German mechanised infantry firing blanks (slow motion) in the forest
- (01:03) German mechanised infantry firing blanks in the forest
- (01:08) German mechanised infantry firing blanks (slow motion) in the forest
- (01:18) German mechanised infantry reloading and firing
- (01:23) German mechanised infantry
- (01:26) German mechanised infantry walking through the forest
- (01:33) Lithuanian flag
- (01:38) US M1 Abrams tank (slow motion) with Lithuanian flag
- (01:44) German mechanised infantry (slow motion) looking through rifle sight x2
- (01:57) US M1 Abrams tank with Lithuanian flag
- (02:01) US Stryker vehicle moving through woodland
- (02:10) German Army Marder infantry fighting vehicle x2