Royal Netherlands Air Force

Dutch Air Force scrambles 2 F-16s to escort KLM flight from Abu Dhabi with unruly passenger

The Royal Netherlands Air Force scrambled two F-16 fighter jets this Saturday morning 6 October to escort a KLM Royal Dutch Airlines flight from...

The Netherlands take over from Belgium the responsibility for monitoring Benelux airspace

From today, 14 September 2018, the Dutch F-16s protect the airspace of Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg. Belgium and the Netherlands carry out this...

Boeing to modernise six Netherlands CH-47F Chinooks

Dutch fleet increases to 20 F-model Chinooks, marks eighth international order of Chinooks in past two years Boeing and the Netherlands Ministry of Defence today...

British Airways Boeing 767 lost communication with air traffic control: two F-16 jets intercepted aircraft above Zeeland

Last night 2 F-16's from the Royal Netherlands Air Force took off from Volkel Air Base for a QRA (Quick Reaction Alert), a British...