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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.
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NATO Secretary General, Ambassadors and Military Commanders attend ACT change-of-command ceremony

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, together with Deputy Secretary General Ambassador Alexander Vershbow, Ambassadors from the North Atlantic Council and members of the Military Committee attended Wednesday’s (30 September 2015) change-of-command ceremony at Allied Command Transformation (ACT) headquarters in Norfolk, Virginia. The ceremony marked the official handover of the post of Supreme Allied Commander Transformation (SACT) from General Jean-Paul Paloméros to General Denis Mercier.
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NATO announces nomination of General Denis Mercier, French Air Force, as Supreme Allied Commander Transformation (SACT)

The North Atlantic Council today, 23 March 2015, approved the nomination of General Denis Mercier, French Air Force, to the post of Supreme Allied Commander Transformation.
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Appointment of new Supreme Allied Commander Transformation

NATO today announced the appointment of Lieutenant General James N. Mattis as Supreme Allied Commander Transformation. Lieutenant General Mattis is currently serving as Commander, US Marine Corps Forces Central Command and Commanding General, I Marine Expeditionary Force.
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Appointment of General Stéphane Abrial to the post of Supreme Allied Commander Transformation

NATO today announced the appointment of General Stéphane Abrial to the post of Supreme Allied Commander Transformation. General Abrial is currently Chief of Staff of the French Air Force.
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NATO Secretary General attends change-of-command ceremony at Allied Command Transformation

French Air Force General Jean-Paul Paloméros officially assumed command of NATO's Supreme Allied Command Transformation on Friday (28 September) during a handover ceremony in Norfolk, Virginia attended by NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen, the Deputy Secretary General Ambassador Alexander Vershbow, the French deputy Minister of Defence Kader Arif, Allied Permanent Representatives, the Chairman of the Military Committee General Knud Bartels, and US Admiral James A. Winnefeld, Deputy Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff.
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Interoperability, capabilities, partnerships top priority for Gen. Paloméros

General Jean-Paul Paloméros said on Monday (14 January) that his top three priorities as Supreme Allied Commander Transformation were to foster Allied interoperability and capabilities and bolstering cooperation with partners.
19 Oct. 2005

Appointment of Lieutenant General Lance L. Smith, United States Air Force, as Supreme Allied Commander, Transformation

NATO’s Defence Planning Committee today announced its agreement to a request from President Bush to appoint Lieutenant General Lance L. Smith, United States Air Force, as Supreme Allied Commander, Transformation.
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Developing the strategic partnership with Russia

On 5-7 March, General Stephane Abrial visited Russia, for the first time as Supreme Allied Commander Transformation (SACT). He met with the military leadership and high ranking civilian officials as well as with representatives for expert and diplomatic communities in Moscow.
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Change of NATO's transformation commander

US Marine Corps General James Mattis became NATO’s third Supreme Allied Commander Transformation during a ceremony held aboard the aircraft carrier USS George Washington on 9 November. He took over command from US Air Force General Lance Smith.

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