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  • Dutch F-16 pilot strafes range control tower


    The Royal Netherlands Air Force has launched an investigation after a Lockheed Martin F-16AM pilot accidentally strafed the control tower at the Vliehors range on the island of Vlieland during a training flight on 4 November.


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  • Dutch commit F-16s to anti-IS coalition


    On 25 September, the Dutch government announced its decision to deploy eight Lockheed Martin F-16s to the Middle East...


  • Dutch maritime NH90s suffer corrosion


    The Dutch air force has experienced higher than expected corrosion during the first maritime deployments with its NH90...


  • Netherlands commits four Apaches to Mali mission


    The Netherlands is to commit four Boeing AH-64D Apache attack helicopters, unmanned air vehicles and 90 commandos to...


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  • Dutch commit F-16s to anti-IS coalition

    News | 29 Sep 2014 14:29 | Anno Gravemaker

    On 25 September, the Dutch government announced its decision to deploy eight Lockheed Martin F-16s to the Middle East in support of the international action against Islamic State militants.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Dutch-commit-F-16s-to-anti-IS-coalition-404246/
  • Dutch F-16s fly last mission in Afghanistan

    News | 02 Jul 2014 08:33 | Anno Gravemaker

    ​On 30 June, the last two Dutch air force Lockheed Martin F-16AMs completed their final mission for the Air Task Force over Afghanistan.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Dutch-F-16s-fly-last-mission-in-Afghanistan-400973/
  • Corrosion issue halts Dutch NH90 deliveries

    News | 01 Jul 2014 14:08 | Anno Gravemaker

    Dutch defence minister Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert has sent a letter to parliament regarding a decision to postpone the acceptance of the nation's final seven NH Industries (NHI) NH90s in the NFH naval variant, until a suitable solution for the corrosion problems found on its earlier examples and financial compensation for additional costs are agreed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Corrosion-issue-halts-Dutch-NH90-deliveries-400944/
  • Netherlands to deploy Chinooks to Mali

    News | 08 Apr 2014 10:29 | Anno Gravemaker

    ​After committing four Boeing AH-64D Apache attack helicopters in November last year to support the UN's stabilisation activities in Mali, the Dutch air force has announced that it will also deploy three Boeing CH-47 Chinook transport helicopters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Netherlands-to-deploy-Chinooks-to-Mali-397966/
  • Dutch maritime NH90s suffer corrosion

    News | 19 Mar 2014 15:30 | Anno Gravemaker

    The Dutch air force has experienced higher than expected corrosion during the first maritime deployments with its NH90 helicopters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Dutch-maritime-NH90s-suffer-corrosion-397191/
  • IN FOCUS: The Netherlands' rocky road to F-35 acquisition

    News | 25 Feb 2014 13:22 | Anno Gravemaker

    The road towards finding a replacement for the Royal Netherlands Air Force’s ageing Lockheed Martin F-16s has been a very bumpy one. Since an initial investigation was made into potential candidates in 2002, seven different coalition governments have been in power – each having a different view on the service’s role and needs.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-The-Netherlands-rocky-road-to-F-35-acquisition-396298/