Country: Denmark Region: Greenland
Latitude: 64° 11' 29" N Longitude: 51° 40' 26" E
Area use / Military Branches: Active
Joint Arctic Command
- HQ Nuuk, Greenland, with a Liaison Unit in Thorshavn on the Faroe Islands.
This is a joint operational command with personnel from each of the services. Tasking: surveillance and enforcement of sovereignty and the military defence of Greenland and the Faroe Islands. Other tasks are fishing vessels inspection, Search & Rescue, Maritime Pollution Prevention, hydrographic surveys and miscellaneous civilian support
Besides the Nuuk Hq, an office in Copenhagen and the liaison unit in Thorshavn, JAC maintains a liaison team at the Thule Airbase Greenland. There are also units in at Station Kangerlussauq, Station North, Station Daneborg, Station Mestersvig, Station Grønnedal and at Air Base Aalborg
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