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FACTSHEET | May 9, 2018

NATO Rapid Deployable Corps (NRDC) ESP

Valencia, Spain

HQ NRDC-ESP is the international part of the Spanish High Readiness Land Military Staff HQ (CGTAD), and it represents the Spain’s commitment to NATO. With Spain as framework nation, there are currently nine contributing nations (France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Portugal, Romania, Turkey, United States and Spain). The multinational environment provided by its almost four hundred military personnel from the different nations is the key factor that enables this Headquarters to conduct successfully all the assigned missions as tasks.


HQ NRDC-ESP must be able to operate throughout the entire spectrum of NATO missions (high to low intensity), being ready to assume the following roles:

  • Joint Task Force Headquarters for Land Heavy Operations
  • Land Component Command of a joint task force
  • NATO Response Force Land Component Command
  • Corps Headquarters.

USANATO Support Unit:


PSC 813 BOX 23 

FPO AE 09620


CDR - +39-044-461-7314 or DSN - 314-637-7314

1SG - +39-044-461-7313 or DSN - 314-637-7313

Supporting Garrison:

US Army Garrison (USAG) Italy [External Link]

NATO Organizations:

NATO Rapid Deployable Corps (NRDC) ESP [External Link]