Next month represents the second anniversary of the founding of NATO's Standing Naval Force Atlantic, a concept that become reality when approved at the NATO Ministerial Meeting in Brussels in December 1967. Historically there is a little "new" in the concept that men of different nationalities can serve effectively together at sea.
War College, The U.S. Naval
"The Standing Naval Force Atlantic,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 22
, Article 1.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol22/iss9/1