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A look at the Defence news 5 – 11 February

Dutch F-16s supported ground troops in Iraq and eastern Syria in 11 missions.  During 4 of these missions, ISIS fighters,...

News item | 15-02-2018 | 15:54

A look at the Defence news 29 January – 4 February

In a move to support ground troops, Dutch F-16s have attacked ISIS targets, including buildings, positions, a headquarters and...

News item | 07-02-2018 | 17:09

A look at the Defence news 22 – 29 January

Dutch F-16s this week attacked ISIS positions and armoured vehicles. They were acting in support of coalition ground troops....

News item | 31-01-2018 | 13:34

A look at the Defence news 16 – 21 January

Dutch F-16s this week attacked an ISIS position. They were acting in support of coalition ground troops. This took place near...

News item | 24-01-2018 | 11:56

A look at the Defence news 8 – 13 January

In support of the ground troops, the Dutch F-16s stationed in Jordan attacked an ISIS position near the city of Abu Kamal in...

News item | 17-01-2018 | 13:26

A look at the Defence News 19 December – 7 January

On 3 January, 6 Dutch F-16 fighters left for the Middle East from Volkel Air Base to join the international coalition currently...

News item | 10-01-2018 | 16:30

A look at the Defence news 11 – 18 December

25 EU member states are to permanently cooperate on a structural basis with regard to defence and security. This cooperation...

News item | 20-12-2017 | 10:27

A look at the Defence news 4–10 December

The Royal Netherlands Air Force’s KDC-10 tanker aircraft used to refuel coalition partners in the fight against ISIS is back in...

News item | 13-12-2017 | 15:28

A look at the Defence news 28 November – 3 December

The Royal Netherlands Air Force expects to launch its first satellite in the second quarter of 2019. Air Force commander...

News item | 06-12-2017 | 16:51

A look at the Defence news 20 – 27 November

Commodore Ludger Brummelaar has been appointed as the new Chief of the Military Household of His Majesty the King. He will...

News item | 29-11-2017 | 12:28

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