Posts by Nicholas Fiorenza

in Ares Sep 01, 2014

Multinational Fighter Force Conducts Baltic Air Policing

Several NATO air forces began the latest, reinforced Baltic air policing mission today....More
in Ares Aug 21, 2014

Bears Play Double Dutch With NATO Fighters

Two Russian Tu-95 Bear H bombers were intercepted by British, Danish and Dutch fighters this afternoon....More
in Ares Jul 21, 2014

Belgian Leopards Given Royal Farewell

Belgium celebrated its independence day July 21 with four Leopard 1A5 tanks ending the military part of the traditional parade in front of the Royal....More
in Ares Jul 09, 2014

European Defense Agency Pools Carl-Gustav Ammo Procurement

The European Defence Agency (EDA) and Saab Dynamics have announced that they have signed a framework agreement to supply Carl-Gustav ammunition to....More
in Ares Jul 07, 2014

Spain joins European Air Transport Command

Spain is the sixth country to assign air transport and refueling assets to the European Air Transport Command (EATC) in Eindhoven, the Netherlands....More
in Ares Jul 03, 2014

Corrosion Delays Dutch NH90 Acquisition

Dutch Defense Minister Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert informed parliament last week that the Netherlands will suspend the acquisition of NH90 helicopters....More
in Ares Jul 01, 2014

German Tigers Leave Afghanistan Without Using Their Claws

The Bundeswehr's Tiger mission ended June 30 with none of the four combat helicopters firing a shot....More
in Ares Jun 25, 2014

Stepping Stone To NATO Summit

NATO foreign ministers met in Brussels on June 24-25 for the last time before the September 4-5 Wales summit....More
in Ares Jun 12, 2014

Puma's Paris Premiere

The Puma armoured infantry fighting vehicle (AIFV) will be displayed at the Eurosatory defense trade show in Paris for the first time on June 16-20....More
in Ares Jun 05, 2014

NATO Reinforces Collective Defense

NATO defense ministers meeting in Brussels June 3-4 agreed to steps to strengthen collective defense in response to the Ukraine crisis....More

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