Posts tagged as military mobility

Rail Baltica will improve military mobility, says NATO commander

Friday, June 26, 2020

Rail Baltica, a European standard gauge railway that will connect the Baltic countries with Poland, will also improve military mobility, according to the head of NATO’s Allied Joint Force Command (JFC), Jörg Vollmer. “It is a civil and not a military project but it will be beneficial for both purposes. It will benefit both parties as the project will be favorable for both the economy and military forces,” he said…

Lithuania hopes for ”military mobility” investment into Rail Baltica, roads

Monday, July 9, 2018

Lithuania hopes the European Unions’ new budget will allocate funds for investment into the Rail Baltica railway, roads and other infrastructure so that it matches military needs. Last spring, the European Commission proposed allocating funds from the EU’s 2021–2027 budget for dual-purpose transport infrastructure to facilitate movement of military equipment in member states. Lithuanian officials says they hope to get at least 430 million euros under constant prices (without inflation…