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Kenneth George Mayhew, oldest Knight of the Military Order of William, has died

Kenneth George Mayhew, the oldest Knight of the Military Order of William, passed away yesterday in Norfolk, England. The Briton ...

News item | 14-05-2021 | 21:18

A look at the Defence news 3 – 9 May

The air force detachment from Volkel Air Base that was taking part with F-16s in a major NATO exercise in southern Portugal has ...

News item | 12-05-2021 | 17:17

US, Canada and Norway invited to join EU PESCO project Military Mobility

Today, on the 6th of May, the Foreign Affairs Council, composed of Ministers of Defence, decided positively on the requests by ...

News item | 06-05-2021 | 10:51

A look at the Defence news 26 April – 2 May

The Royal Netherlands Navy participated in the annual international mine countermeasures operation Open Spirit off the coast of ...

News item | 06-05-2021 | 10:21

A look at the Defence news 20 – 25 April

Dutch Chinook helicopters to the rescue in extinguishing a fire in Belgian nature reserve Last week, 2 CH47D Chinook helicopters ...

News item | 28-04-2021 | 16:58

A look at the Defence news 12 – 19 April

Netherlands to deploy additional troops as NATO mission in Afghanistan ends in September. NATO’s Resolute Support Mission in ...

News item | 21-04-2021 | 14:25

A look at the Defence news 6 – 11 April

Suriname and the Netherlands are to restart their military cooperation. This was the outcome of the talks that the Netherlands ...

News item | 14-04-2021 | 17:20

A look at the Defence news 29 March - 5 April

A video of the Regimental Brass Ensemble of the Grenadiers and Rifles and the Haarlem Choir School marked the start of an ...

News item | 07-04-2021 | 14:21

A look at the Defence news 22 - 28 March

Dutch marines posted to the Caribbean recently took part in a three-week exercise in the United States. At the unique training ...

News item | 31-03-2021 | 14:13

A look at the Defence news 15 – 21 March

Last week, Minister of Defence Ank Bijleveld signed an agreement in Paris regarding a Dutch contribution to the multinational ...

News item | 24-03-2021 | 15:20