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Royal insignia struck

Specially designed royal insignia, or rank insignia, for the military uniforms of soon-to-be King Willem-Alexander were struck...

News item | 11-04-2013 | 19:19

Military role during Putin’s visit

Defence divers had previously inspected the canals around the Hermitage Museum for explosives. Double guards of Royal...

News item | 08-04-2013 | 16:15

General Middendorp: ‘First Afghan trainers receive their certificates’

The first 8 candidates for the Afghan training and mentoring teams have successfully completed their training. This was...

News item | 08-04-2013 | 16:11

F-35 aircraft in storage

The 2 F-35 test aircraft which the Netherlands has bought for the operational test phase are to be put in storage temporarily....

News item | 04-04-2013 | 10:08

NH90 proves its value

HNLMS De Ruyter’s on-board NH90 helicopter recently showed itself to be a valuable asset in the fight against piracy off the...

News item | 29-03-2013 | 15:53

Defence helicopters on stand-by

From Monday onwards, Chinook transport helicopters of the Netherlands Defence organisation and Royal Netherlands Air Force...

News item | 28-03-2013 | 14:37

F-16s intercept Russian bombers

2 Dutch F-16s today took off from Leeuwarden Airbase to intercept 2 Russian bombers.

News item | 21-03-2013 | 16:08

Marechaussee to supply border guards to Frontex

During the coming months, the Royal Netherlands Marechaussee will supply 11 border guard officials for duties at various...

News item | 20-03-2013 | 11:20

Dutch trainers head for Uganda

Today, the last of in total 4 military trainers left the Netherlands and headed for Uganda. The 4 trainers will be training...

News item | 18-03-2013 | 13:55

Dutch military personnel to join Somalia training mission

2 Dutch military personnel are leaving for Uganda today to take part in the European training mission for Somalia, the first 2...

News item | 15-03-2013 | 16:16

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