As I mentioned earlier, Frisian Flag 2019 is coming up and therefore it is time again to prepare the hearing protection and the camera !!
Leeuwarden Air Base
Leeuwarden Airbase is hosting the major Frisian Flag 2019 international exercise. Actually from Monday, April 1 through Friday till April 12, if you like to visit the Airbase.
Accordingly, 50 (hunting) aircraft, approximately, train extensive and complex international missions from the airbase.
Additionally to the F-16s of the Dutch Air Force, the coalition partners Germany, France, Great Britain, Poland, and Switzerland are participating.
By the way, the United States of America is also participating in Frisian Flag 2019
Aircraft coming to Leeuwarden Air Base
|Germany||EF-2000 Eurofighter (8x)|
|France||M-2000D Dassault Mirage (4x)|
|UK||Cobham DA-20 (1x)|
|The Netherlands||F-16 Fighting Falcon (16x)|
|Poland||F-16 Fighting Falcon (8x)|
|US||F-16 Fighting Falcon (8x)|
|Switzerland||F-18 Hornet (4x)|
Do you want even more information about the Frisian Flag 2019, then check the site of our Ministry of Defence over here (Dutch version) The link of this specific happening will be removed after a few weeks when it is finished?
You can have a look at the LVNNL site as well.
When there are any other activities I’ll post them here as soon as possible. On the main page, you’ll find an event calendar. Here I’ll give relevant updates.
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