The fleet, navy personnel and marines of the Royal Netherlands Navy are deployed worldwide in the interests of ensuring security at sea and from the sea. Both at home and abroad, the Royal Netherlands Navy takes part in crisis management operations and provides humanitarian assistance and disaster relief. The Royal Netherlands Navy is the oldest of the 4 Services of the Netherlands armed forces.
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Defence explains award process for new submarines
15-06-2023 | 16:53
In order to acquire 4 new submarines, the Netherlands Ministry of Defence (MoD) has asked 3 candidate shipyards to submit ...
A look at the Defence news 13 - 19 June
22-06-2022 | 14:01
At the Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore, the Netherlands Minister of Defence Kajsa Ollongren said that the Ministry of Defence ...
A look at the Defence news 24 - 30 May
02-06-2021 | 17:12
The Ministry of Defence has started excavating a British aircraft in Nieuwe Niedorp in the province of North Holland. The Vickers ...
A look at the Defence news 17 – 23 May
26-05-2021 | 17:44
The Caribbean Coastguard intercepted almost 50% fewer drugs in 2020 compared to the previous year. Significantly fewer illegal ...