|15 Feb. 2023|
|13 Oct. 2022||
14 NATO Allies and Finland agree to boost European air defence capabilitiesDefence Ministers from 14 NATO Allies* and Finland came together in Brussels on Thursday (13 October 2022) to sign a Letter of Intent for the development of a “European Sky Shield Initiative”. Spearheaded by Germany, the initiative aims to create a European air and missile defence system through the common acquisition of air defence equipment and missiles by European nations. This will strengthen NATO’s Integrated Air and Missile Defence.
|10 Jun. 2022||
NATO's deployable Air Command and Control experts set off to Türkiye for Exercise Ramstein Dust 22A convoy of 30 military trucks with personnel and equipment from NATO's Deployable Air Command and Control Centre has deployed from its home in Poggio Renatico, Italy to Konya Air Base, Türkiye. The deployment is a key part of exercise Ramstein Dust-II 2022. The exercise will also integrate the tactical live flying phase of the Turkish-led exercise Anatolian Eagle 22 to enhance the NATO Integrated Air and Missile Defence (IAMD) posture and improve interoperability.
|23 May. 2022||
Strengthening civil-military cooperation on aviation with NATO supportLast week, the NATO Aviation Committee met in Rome (Italy) to discuss prospects of future civil-military cooperation on aviation. The event was co-organized by NATO and the Italian Air Force.
|28 Dec. 2021||
NATO jets scrambled hundreds of times in 2021 to guard Allied airspaceNATO fighter jets scrambled around 370 times across Europe in 2021, mostly to check aircraft flying unannounced near Allied air space. Around 80 percent of the missions, 290 in total, were in response to flights by Russian military aircraft.
|10 Dec. 2021|
|10 Dec. 2021|
|21 Oct. 2021||
Fifteen Allies deepen cooperation on Ground Based Air DefenceDefence Ministers from 15 NATO Allies reaffirmed their commitment to multinationally develop, acquire and deliver Ground Based Air Defence capabilities, which will protect Allied personnel, equipment and facilities from air based threats. This was done in the margins of the NATO Defence Ministers Meeting on 21 October 2021.
|15 May. 2021|
|12 May. 2021||
NATO Deputy Secretary General marks 10th anniversary of key missile defence agreementNATO on Wednesday (12 May 2021) marked the 10th anniversary of the agreement between Romania and the United States to establish NATO’s land-based ballistic missile defence system in southern Romania.