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 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...
A look at the Defence news 9 – 15 April
18-04-2018 | 12:24
Almost 70 jet fighters are participating in Frisian Flag, which started this week. During this major annual exercise hosted by...
Defence White Paper focusing on a robust, agile military force
26-03-2018 | 15:20
The Netherlands Ministry of Defence can once again have confidence in the future. After years of budget cuts, the Defence...
A look at the Defence news 22 – 29 January
31-01-2018 | 13:34
Dutch F-16s this week attacked ISIS positions and armoured vehicles. They were acting in support of coalition ground troops....
A look at the Defence news 16 – 21 January
24-01-2018 | 11:56
Dutch F-16s this week attacked an ISIS position. They were acting in support of coalition ground troops. This took place near...
A look at the Defence News 19 December – 7 January
10-01-2018 | 16:30
On 3 January, 6 Dutch F-16 fighters left for the Middle East from Volkel Air Base to join the international coalition currently...