This main section contains 2 sections:

News - Latest

789 news items

Enter search criteria

Fill in keyword(s) to narrow your search.

A look at the Defence news 13 February – 19 February

Dutch fighter aircraft now have permission to enter French airspace if they are escorting a civilian aircraft that could pose a...

News item | 22-02-2017 | 15:41

A look at the Defence news 6 February – 12 February

‘From partnerships to ecosystems: combining our efforts for a more secure world’. This was the theme of the Future Force...

News item | 15-02-2017 | 14:20

A look at the Defence news 30 January – 5 February (video)

Russia’s current attitude, terrorism, large migration flows, the impending scarcity of natural resources. These are all...

News item | 08-02-2017 | 10:49

A look at the Defence news 23 – 29 January

The Dutch F-16s protecting the airspace over Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania intercepted an Antonov-26 Curl and a Sukhoi-24...

News item | 01-02-2017 | 15:23

A look at the Defence news 16 – 22 January

The Royal Netherlands Army and KPN have presented an innovative gadget: Milsenz, a small black ball that warns servicemen and...

News item | 25-01-2017 | 11:32

A look at the Defence news 9 – 15 January

This week, Minister of Defence Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert and Chief of Defence General Tom Middendorp visited Dutch special...

News item | 18-01-2017 | 17:34

A look at the Defence news 2 – 8 January

4 Dutch F-16 fighter aircraft will monitor the airspace of the Baltic states Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania until the end of...

News item | 11-01-2017 | 11:46

A look at the Defence news 12 – 18 December

The Netherlands Minister of Defence Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert and her Japanese counterpart Tomomi Inada have expressed their...

News item | 20-12-2016 | 13:09

A look at the Defence news 5 – 11 December

9 servicemen and women were awarded for their bravery during combat operations in Afghanistan. Among them was a helicopter crew...

News item | 14-12-2016 | 14:19

A look at the Defence news 28 November – 4 December

The Netherlands and Belgium join forces to replace multi-purpose frigates and mine countermeasure vessels. The defence...

News item | 08-12-2016 | 14:50

Stay informed