Friday, September 18, 2020

Topic: Netherlands

Dutch Special Forces to receive 249 military quads from Defenture

Dutch-based vehicle manufacturer Defenture signed the contract for the supply of 249 military diesel quads with the Dutch Ministry of Defense, according to a...

U.S. State Department clears $39 million sale of AMRAAM missiles to Netherlands

The U.S. Defense Security Cooperation Agency said the State Department had approved the sale of AIM-120C-8 Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missiles (AMRAAM) to the...

Dutch NH90 helicopter crashed in the Caribbean

An NH90 maritime combat helicopter crashed into the sea, 12km off Aruba, killing a pilot and a tactical coordinator.  They are 34-year-old pilot Christine...

Royal Netherlands Air Force just got its new F-35 stealth fighters

On 14 July, the Royal Netherlands Air Force has received two more F-35A Lightning II stealth fighters at Leeuwarden Air Base, with some delay. New...

Royal Netherlands Navy will receive underwater robots

Defensie Materieel Organisatie recently signed a contract with Saab for the supply of Sea Wasp ROVs for the Koninklijke Marine, Gabriel Alberto Bazzolo reported...

Pentagon clears $40M sale of Excalibur tactical projectiles to Netherlands

The Defense Security Cooperation Agency said the U.S. State Department had approved the sale of Excalibur tactical projectiles to the Netherlands. The U.S. State Department...

Boeing delivers newest configuration of Chinook to Royal Netherlands Air Force

Boeing, is a world's largest aerospace company and leading provider of commercial and military aircraft, has announced that it recently delivered the first CH-47F...

Netherlands F-16 fighter jet literally ran into its own rounds during exercise

The Dutch state broadcaster NOS has reported a Royal Netherlands Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft literally ran into its own rounds in January...

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