Welcome to Naval Support Facility Deveselu 

The official internet website for Naval Support Facility (NSF) Deveselu and starting point for tenant commands and activities hosted in Deveselu.  For the most current news at NSF Deveselu, please visit our Facebook page.

 

Installation Information 

NSF Deveselu is the first Aegis Ashore Missile Defense Facility placed into operation, providing support to NATO's overall ballistic missile defense (BMD) system. NSF Deveselu’s service members and DOD employees serve as the security and logistic supply line for its primary tenant command, the Aegis Ashore Missile Defense System. The Aegis command consists of a fire-control radar deckhouse and an associated Aegis command, control and communications suite, and housing launch modules that contain SM-3 defense missiles.

 

Arrival to NSF Deveselu 

For those on orders to NSF Deveselu, congratulations! We take pleasure in welcoming you as a valuable member of our Navy family and look forward to your arrival. To get started, contact our command sponsor by email at
m-de-nsfdeveselu-sponsor@eu.navy.mil to receive your welcome aboard package and pertinent information and check out our Pre-Departure Checklist

  • U.S. Navy Sailors from Naval Support Facility Deveselu (NSFD) spoke with high school students as part of a cultural exchange in Caracal, Romania, May 16, 2019. The Senior Enlisted Leader for NSFD, Command Senior Chief Jorge Tapia(center), spoke about his experiences in the Navy and growing up in southern California. The teenagers also asked questions about 'the American Dream' and how to achieve goals. U.S. Navy personnel assigned to NSFD often participate in community relations events as part of ongoing cultural exchange and goodwill efforts in the surrounding communities. The installation's operations enable the responsiveness of U.S. and allied forces in support of Navy Region Europe, Africa, Southwest Asia's (EURAFSWA) mission to provide services to the Fleet, Fighter, and Family. (Photo by U.S. Navy Lt. Amy Forsythe)
  • DEVESELU, Romania ( February 7, 2019) - Rear Adm. Rick Williamson, commander, Navy Region Europe, Africa, Southwest Asia, center, receives a tour of a Romanian armory from Capt. Charlos Washington, commanding officer of Naval Support Facility Deveselu, left, and Col. Razvan Bratulescu, commanding officer, Romanian 99th Military Base Deveselu, right, as part of a visit to Naval Support Facility Deveselu on February 7, 2019. NSF Deveselu and AAMDS Romania are co-located with the Romanian 99th Military Base and play a key role in ballistic missile defense in Eastern Europe. (U.S. photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Alora R. Blosch/Released)
  • NAVAL SUPPORT FACILITY DEVESELU, Romania – Air defense soldiers assigned to B Battery (THAAD), 62nd Air Defense Artillery Regiment, 69th Air Defense Artillery Brigade, 32nd Army Air and Missile Defense Command unload flooring for a Battery Command Post during a Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system emplacement at Naval Support Facility Deveselu, Romania May 17. The unit arrived in Romania in April to emplace a Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system while NATO’s Aegis Ashore Ballistic Missile Defense site undergoes a long-planned update in the upcoming months. (Photo by U.S. Navy Electronics Technician 2nd Class Jonathan Hill, Naval Support Facility Deveselu)
  • NAVAL SUPPORT FACILITY DEVESELU, Romania - (Left to right) U.S. Army Lt. Col. Sean Kelleher, Task Force Buckeyes commander, Romanian Col. Răzvan Brătulescu, 99th Military Base Deveselu commander and U.S. Navy Capt. Jackie Knick, commander of Naval Support Facility Deveselu Romania, stand outside the Housing and Dining Facility (HDF) building after a morning synchronization meeting where they discussed priorities, partnership opportunities and community relations at Naval Support Facility Deveselu, Romania, May 17. The installation's operations enable the responsiveness of U.S. and allied forces in support of Navy Region Europe, Africa, Southwest Asia's (EURAFSWA) mission to provide services to the Fleet, Fighter, and Family. (Photo by U.S. Navy Lt. Amy Forsythe)
  • DEVESELU, Romania (Sept. 11, 2018) Romanian Minister of National Defence Mihai-Viorel Fifor and U.S. Ambassador to Romania Hans Klemm receive a system briefing from Lt. Cmdr. Kelvin James, executive officer of the AEGIS Ashore Missile Defense System Romania, in the combat information center. Naval Support Facility Deveselu and Aegis Ashore Missile Defense System Romania are co-located with the Romanian 99th Military Base and play a key role in ballistic missile defense in Eastern Europe. (U.S. Navy photo by Cryptological Technician Technical First 1st Class Phillip Glover)
  • DEVESELU, Romania (Dec. 14, 2018) Cmdr. Axel Steiner, commanding officer of U.S. Aegis Ashore Missile Defense System (AAMDS) provides a tour to the Under Secretary of the Navy Thomas Modly of the AAMDS at Naval Support Facility (NSF) Deveselu. AAMDS and NSF Deveselu are co-located with the Romanian 99th Military Base and play a key role in ballistic missile defense in Europe. Modly is on a multination visit to the European region focused on strengthening partnerships and cooperation. (U.S. Navy photo by Cmdr. Paul Macapagal)
  • NAVAL SUPPORT FACILITY DEVESELU, Romania – U.S. Army Paratroopers assigned to Chosen Company, 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team (ABCT) provide security during the deployment of a Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) to Naval Support Facility Deveselu, Romania May 15, 2019. The 173rd ABCT Security Force (SECFOR) are responsible for the security of the longest land convoy outside of the continental U.S. for the THAAD asset.
  • DEVESELU, Romania (May 17, 2019) A U.S. Navy security officer (left) assigned to Naval Support Facility (NSF) Deveselu and U.S. Army paratrooper assigned to the 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team establish a temporary entry control point for the movement of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) to be emplaced at NSF Deveselu, Romania May 17. NSF Deveselu and AAMDS Romania are co-located with the Romanian 99th Military Base and play a key role in ballistic missile defense in Eastern Europe. (Photo by U.S. Army Cpt. Joshua St. John, B-62)
NSF Deveselu
05/22/19

Approximately 100 soldiers from Fort Hood, Texas, deployed to Romania in April as the NATO's Aegis Ashore Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) site undergoes a long-planned upgrade.


04/11/19

NAVAL SUPPORT FACILITY DEVESELU, Romania -- NATO’s Aegis Ashore Ballistic Missile Defence site in Romania will undergo a long-planned update this summer.


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