Tag: Royal Netherlands Air Force

RCAF to start competition for a fifth-generation fighter in 2019
“The 308th FS is the fourth F-35A squadron at Luke, but the most important part of this activation is that we will be with two partner nations. In a few weeks, the Dutch will start their F-35 training followed by the Danes,” Lt. Col. Robert Miller, 308th FS Commander The 308th Fighter Squadron was reactivated in a ceremony at Luke...
Lightning Strikes Twice: spectacular footage shows RNLAF F-35 stealth fighter in action
The video is a promotional photo shoot arranged by RNLAF to promote the F-35A Lightning II, the service fifth generation fighter aircraft Taken taken at an undisclosed location in the U.S. in December 2017 by photographer Dafydd Philips, the following cool video is a photo shoot arranged by Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) to promote the F-35A Lightning II, the...
Spectacular clip shows F-35 stealth fighters flying through the famed Star Wars Canyon
The spectacular F-35 clip in this post is the full version of a short video already appeared on several websites so it's worth taking a look Taken earlier this month by photographer Dafydd Philips, the following spectacular video features two Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) F-35 Lightning II's  thundering through Star Wars Canyon, California. Brought to my attention by Philips himself...
RNLAF is updating RCAF on F-35 acquisition
If RCAF had to purchase the F-35 it would further increase the interoperability of the air forces that are purchasing the aircraft said Lt.-Gen. Dennis Luyt, RNLAF Commander As reported by The Baltic Post, Koninklijke Luchtmacht (Royal Netherlands Air Force, RNLAF) personnel are updating their Canadian counterparts about the service progress on the acquisition of the F-35 stealth fighter as...
RAMSTEIN ALLOY 4 is aimed to exercise Baltic Air Policing alert aircraft as well as to enhance relations and interoperability amongst allied Air Forces The fourth edition of the NATO air exercise series RAMSTEIN ALLOY started over Lithuania on Tuesday, Apr. 25, 2017. Until the following day, allied Air Forces practiced drills and routines that are required to handle standard...
The video was taken during RNlAF Open Days 2016 airshow, held at Leeuwarden Air Base Jun. 10-11, 2016 Brought to my attention by Melanie Belz, a reader of The Aviation Geek Club, the gorgeous footage in this post shows two Koninklijke Luchtmacht (Royal Netherlands Air Force, RNlAF) F-35As (actually the first two Dutch F-35A aircraft, AN-1 (F-001) and AN-2 (F-002))...