On 18 August 2021, the Commander EATC, Major General Andreas Schick, warmly welcomed Brigadier General Andre-Erich Denk, Director “Logistics Directorate, European Union Military Staff (EUMS).
The generals discussed the ongoing cooperation between EATC and the EUMS with a look into future opportunities of cooperative efforts. Then the Commander EATC guided his visitor on a dynamic and interactive tour through the headquarters, drawing on a unique view on EATC’s air mobility expertise.
At the end of his visit, General Denk visited the Movement Coordination Center Europe, also located at the Eindhoven military airbase.
In 2016, EATC and EUMS confirmed in a “Letter of Intent” their intention to reinforce the relationship and to enhance cooperation between functional subject matter experts. In 2019 both entities signed an arrangement regarding the provision of aeromedical evacuation expertise. With the signature of this agreement, EATC’s medical experts advice the EUMS in the sensitive subject of aeromedical evacuation of patients from EU non-executive missions.