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 1 – 7 August
09-08-2017 | 09:14
This month, F-16 pilots will complete four one-week aerial combat exercises over North Brabant. The activities will start today.
A look at the Defence news 26 June – 2 July
05-07-2017 | 11:43
Simpler, improved and more efficient air defence. That was the result of the largest and most advanced air defence exercise in...
A look at the Defence news 19 - 25 june
28-06-2017 | 11:37
5,300 NATO troops, Leopard tanks, CV90s, amphibious bridging vehicles and many other military vehicles spent the past two weeks...
A look at the Defence news 22 – 29 May
31-05-2017 | 15:34
Sixteen fighter pilots are currently taking part in Fighter Weapons Instructor Training (FWIT), which is being given at...
A look at the Defence news 8 - 15 May
17-05-2017 | 13:53
The Movement Coordination Centre Europe (MCCE) has celebrated its 10 year anniversary. The centre coordinates the strategic...
A look at the Defence news 10 – 17 April
19-04-2017 | 13:16
On 13 April, the last of the 3 Royal Netherlands Air Force Chinook transport helicopters returned to the Netherlands from Mali....