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A look at the Defence news 8 - 14 July

The wrecks of the submarines KXVII and O16 have disappeared. That was the message conveyed by the expeditionary team that visited ...

News item | 18-07-2019 | 13:52

A look at the Defence news 1 - 7 July

Volkel Air Base is responsible for monitoring the airspace of the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg until 12 September 2019. ...

News item | 10-07-2019 | 15:10

A look at the Defence news 24 – 30 June

On Saturday 29 June, the Netherlands thanked all Dutch military veterans for their service to  their country during Veterans Day ...

News item | 03-07-2019 | 17:00

A look at the Defence news 17 -23 June

The Netherlands Defence Doctrine (NDD) has been revised. The rewrite was instigated in order to address current developments in ...

News item | 26-06-2019 | 13:35

A look at the Defence news 10 - 16 June

After a 3 year absence, the Royal Netherlands Air Force Days are back. Dutch air power presented itself to the general public at ...

News item | 19-06-2019 | 13:23

A look at te Defence news 3 - 9 June

On 6 June 2019, more than 300 mostly young military personnel and 3 military veterans, who served in the Royal Netherlands Army’s ...

News item | 12-06-2019 | 17:05

A look at the Defence news 27 May – 2 June

The government is to provide Defence with additional funding amounting in structural terms to €162 million a year. This annual ...

News item | 05-06-2019 | 16:25

A look at the Defence news 20 - 26 May

In Wassenaar, State Secretary Barbara Visser spoke before executives of large American companies in the Netherlands and Dutch ...

News item | 29-05-2019 | 15:50

A look at the Defence news 13 - 19 May

An agreement has been reached to simplify regulations regarding cross-border military transport within the EU. 26 Member States, ...

News item | 22-05-2019 | 15:53

A look at the Defence news 6 – 12 May

Former Chief of Defence Tom Middendorp (ret’d) made a speech on 9 May at the first meeting of the OSCE Structured Dialogue ...

News item | 15-05-2019 | 16:26