FGS Auerbach / Opf. (M 1093) at Naval Base Kiel - two days after returning home from her final deployment. The ship left its homeport of Kiel on January 19, 2015, and joined the SNMCMG1 at Den Helder, The Netherlands. During the following months, the ship participated in a series of exercises including Joint Warrior 151 and BALTOPS 2015. On June 18, Auerbach / Opf. returned to Kiel after travelling almost 10000 nautical miles. She was decommissioned on December 17, 2015, after more than 24 years of service.