|07 Jun. 2023 ||
Celebrating 20 Years of Allied Command Transformation
On June 7th, 2023, Allied Command Transformation celebrated its 20th anniversary. Norfolk, VA is NATO’s home in North America, where Allied Command Transformation leads transformation and modernization for NATO to understand better, decide faster, and be stronger together.
|02 Mar. 2023 ||
NATO Military Committee visits key NATO and US Strategic Commands
From 28 February to 2 March 2023, the NATO Military Committee visited NATO’s Allied Command Transformation, Allied Joint Force Command Norfolk, the US Joint Staff Headquarters and the US 2nd Fleet. The visit provided an opportunity for the NATO Military Representatives and Invitees Finland and Sweden, to gain more insights in the capabilities and challenges of each of these commands, in their respective areas of responsibility.
|23 Sep. 2021 ||
NATO Secretary General welcomes new Supreme Allied Commander Transformation
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg participated in the Change of Command at Allied Command Transformation in the United States on Thursday (23 September 2021) . At the ceremony in Norfolk, Virginia, General Philippe Lavigne of the French Air and Space Force took over from General André Lanata as Supreme Allied Commander Transformation, one of NATO’s two strategic commanders.
|16 Jul. 2021 ||
NATO’s new Atlantic command declares full operational capability
On 15 July 2021, Allied Joint Force Command Norfolk declared Full Operational Capability and marked the occasion with a ceremony presided over by its Commander, Vice Admiral Andrew Lewis. General Milley, the US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff also attended the ceremony.
|31 May. 2021 ||
NATO announces nomination of General Philippe Lavigne, French Air and Space Force, as Supreme Allied Commander Transformation
On 28 May 2021, the North Atlantic Council approved the nomination of General Philippe Lavigne, French Air and Space Force, to the post of Supreme Allied Commander Transformation. General Lavigne is currently serving as the French Air and Space Force Chief of Staff. General Lavigne will assume the appointment as successor to General André Lanata, French Air and Space Force, at a change of command ceremony at the Headquarters of Supreme Allied Command Transformation in Norfolk, Virginia in September 2021.
|28 May. 2020 ||
NATO Secretary General discusses impact of COVID-19 with military commanders
Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg addressed NATO military commanders by videoconference on Thursday (28 May 2020). The conference, hosted by Supreme Allied Commander Europe (SACEUR), General Tod D. Wolters, provided an opportunity for commanders across Allied Command Operations to discuss the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on NATO missions, operations and activities.
|01 Oct. 2019 ||
NATO ambassadors and military leaders meet to discuss disruptive technologies
General André Lanata, Supreme Allied Commander Transformation, today (Tuesday 1 October) hosted a discussion by the members of the North Atlantic Council and the NATO Military Committee on the impact of disruptive technologies on our future security.
|13 Mar. 2019 ||
NATO Military Committee visits Transatlantic Commands
The NATO Military Committee conducted their annual meeting at the NATO Allied Command Transformation, in Norfolk on the 11th and 12th of March 2019. The programme also included a visit of the recently stood up Joint Forces Command and the USS Harry S Truman, currently assigned to the US Second Fleet.
|17 Oct. 2018 ||
Berlin hosts NATO-Industry Forum 2018
The NATO-Industry Forum is the primary venue for strategic dialogue with the defence and security industry on NATO capability planning and development. Sponsored by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, the Forum is co-organised by Supreme Allied Commander Transformation, General André Lanata, and NATO Assistant Secretary General for Defence Investment, Mr Camille Grand.
|11 Sep. 2018 ||
NATO welcomes new Supreme Allied Commander Transformation
General André Lanata took over as Supreme Allied Commander Transformation (SACT) today (11 September 2018) from General Denis Mercier at a change of command ceremony at Allied Command Transformation in Norfolk, Virginia.