From 8 to 11 March 2021, the RMIFC participe in the Initial Planning Conference for International Maritime Exercice CUTLASS EXPRESS 2022 (IMX/CE22) with the Exercise Planner, wich will take place on 30 January to 17 February 2022.
IMX is a biennial multilateral exercise in the Arabian Gulf, Red Sea, and Indian Ocean. This is the second iteration of IMX combined with the annual AFRICOM exercise Cutlass.
The IMX/CE22 Exercise objectives are advence the Art and science of Naval Warfare and expand Partnerships.
The last exercise CUTLASS EXPRESS in 2019 (CE19) took place in the northern part of Madagascar and in Mauritius.
For this year, the RMIFC is preparing both the exercice for 2021 and 2022.