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A look at the Defence news 13 - 18 June

Geopolitical developments, new technologies and changes in the labour market take place at a rapid pace. The situation requires ...

News item | 21-06-2017 | 13:20

A look at the Defence news 5 June - 12 June

Gaining new insight into the threat posed by improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and intensifying collaboration to counter it was ...

News item | 14-06-2017 | 17:21

A look at the Defence news 31 May - 5 June

"Brunssum has made a remarkable contribution to the lives of us all. I am convinced it will continue to do so in the future." ...

News item | 07-06-2017 | 14:55

A look at the Defence news 22 – 29 May

Sixteen fighter pilots are currently taking part in Fighter Weapons Instructor Training (FWIT), which is being given at ...

News item | 31-05-2017 | 15:34

A look at the Defence news 17-21 May

All that is missing is the sand and the burning sun on your face. Apart from that, it is as if you really are walking down the ...

News item | 24-05-2017 | 09:44

A look at the Defence news 8 - 15 May

The Movement Coordination Centre Europe (MCCE) has celebrated its 10 year anniversary. The centre coordinates the strategic ...

News item | 17-05-2017 | 13:53

A look at the Defence news 1 – 7 May

F-16s back after 10 interceptions In a period of 4 months, Dutch F-16s intercepted 10 Russian aircraft in airspace controlled by ...

News item | 10-05-2017 | 17:32

A look at the Defence news 26 – 30 April

On 27 April, EU ministers of defence met in Malta to discuss issues such as the positioning of the EU as a reliable security ...

News item | 03-05-2017 | 14:36

A look at the Defence news 18 – 25 April

On 18 April, the Royal Netherlands Navy reported that HNLMS Van Amstel had intercepted 2 transports of cocaine in the Caribbean ...

News item | 26-04-2017 | 13:47

A look at the Defence news 10 – 17 April

On 13 April, the last of the 3 Royal Netherlands Air Force Chinook transport helicopters returned to the Netherlands from Mali. ...

News item | 19-04-2017 | 13:16