The Royal Netherlands Air Force is a modern, high-tech armed forces Service that contributes to peace and security on a global basis. For this purpose, it has highly-qualified personnel, aircraft, helicopters and other weapon systems at its disposal.
A look at the Defence news 3 – 10 December
12-12-2018 | 15:17
Dutch F-16s supported ground troops in the fight against ISIS, taking part in nine missions and using force in seven of these. ...
New at Defence: Netherlands Special Operations Command (video)
07-12-2018 | 13:45
Special Operations Forces (SOF) are becoming increasingly important, yet at a national level this capability was until recently ...
A look at the Defence news 27 November – 2 December
05-12-2018 | 16:00
Dutch F-16s supported ground troops during 9 missions in the fight against ISIS, in 3 of which force was used. The aircraft came ...
A look at the Defence news, 15 – 21 October
25-10-2018 | 12:04
Earlier this week, the fuel systems of 2 Dutch F-35s were checked. The system of 1 aircraft was found to be not functioning ...
A look at the Defence news 17 – 23 July
25-07-2018 | 09:25
The Netherlands Ministry of Defence has signed an agreement with the United States of America for the procurement of 4 MQ-9 ...
A look at the Defence news 16 – 22 April
25-04-2018 | 10:45
Two Defence speeches have won the American Cicero Speechwriting Award. They are former minister Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert’s ...