Aegis Ashore Romania
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In 2015, the United States will install an Aegis Ashore Missile Defense System in Romania. This capability will use Aegis BMD 5.0 CU and SM-3 Block 1B to provide ballistic missile coverage of Southern Europe, and will be operated by an integrated team of uniformed military, government civilians, and contractor personnel.
You are a good fit for this duty if you:
- Are interested in living overseas
- Enjoy a set deployment cycle
- Want to refine your BMD expertise
- Can work independently
- Thrive in a small team environment
- Can cross-train outside your rate
- Want to be on the leading edge of missile defense operations
Aegis Ashore will be established in a US facility on a Romanian base in Southern Romania. The site is approximately 3.5 hrs from the capital of Bucharest (pop. 2 million), and 5 hrs from the Black Sea port of Constanta. Nearby towns include Caracal (pop. 34k, 9km) and Slatina (pop. 70k, 50km). A NATO member since 2004, Romania joined the European Union in 2007; it has the 7th largest population in the EU. Geographically, Romania is noted for the Carpathian mountains, the Transylvanian area, the Danube river, and the Black Sea coast.
For more information please review our command brochure.