On Thursday the 3rd of May, 4 Naval Vessels from accross Europe entered Aberdeen Harbour. These vessels were part of the Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group One (SNMCMG1).
The Commanding Officer Sub Lieutenant (SCC) Peter Ritchie RNR along with Midshipman (SCC) Iona MacLellan RNR were invited on board the flagship of the group HNLMS MERCUUR by Commander Peter Ramboer along with other city representatives for a insight and demonstration on the groups role across the globe.
This was then followed up on Saturday the 5th with the cadets being invited on board the BNS Narcis for a tour
The other ships in the group are HNLMS URK and FGS Bad Bevensen l.