Operation Atalanta flagship restocks in Seychelles

The Royal Netherlands Navy frigate HNLMS Tromp recently took a short break from her counter-piracy patrols with a ...

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Dutch Navy sends ships to Haiti for relief

The Royal Netherlands Navy said it has sent the Caribbean-stationed offshore patrol vessel HNLMS Holland and ...

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Dutch offshore patrol vessel nabs two tonnes of cocaine

Royal Netherlands Navy offshore patrol ship HNLMS Groningem has seized two tonnes of cocaine after intercepting a ...

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HNLMS Tromp returns to Africa and Operation Atalanta

Operation Atalanta welcomed back Dutch frigate HNLMS Tromp to the EU Naval Force off the coast of Somalia on August ...

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Royal Netherlands Navy receives hybrid propulsion tugs

The Royal Netherlands Navy formally took delivery of three Damen ASD 2810 Hybrid tugs in an official handover ...

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Dutch Navy vessels to receive Optimarin Ballast Systems

HNLMS De Zeven Provinciën and HNLMS De Ruyter at Den Helder

Ten Royal Netherlands Navy vessels will be fitted with sixteen Optimarin Ballast Systems (OBS) by 2017, the company ...

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Dutch, Swedish Navy contract Damen for tug maintenance

Dutch shipbuilder Damen has signed a contract with the Dutch and Swedish Ministries of Defence for a seven-year, ...

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HNLMS De Zeven Provinciën intercepts drugs in the Caribbean

Dutch Navy’s air defense and command frigate HNLMS De Zeven Provinciën (F802) intercepted 320 kilos of drugs ...

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GALLERY: Port protection drill in Rotterdam

Rotterdam harbor

The Royal Netherlands Navy, Police, Port of Rotterdam authority and other Dutch agencies are taking part in ...

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Engine failure locks Dutch Navy's largest ship in port

One of the two main engines of the Dutch Navy’s largest ship, HNLMS Karel Doorman, was seriously damaged and ...

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GALLERY: HNLMS Karel Doorman arrives in Germany

Images: 2016 Bundeswehr (German Navy) The Royal Netherlands Navy joint support ship HNLMS Karel Doorman ...

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Netherlands, Germany kick off Karel Doorman cooperation

The Netherlands Navy’s Joint Logistic Support Ship HNLMS Karel Doorman will enter Warnemünde, Germany on ...

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Dutch Navy ship seizes first drugs on Caribbean deployment

The Royal Netherlands Navy ship HNLMS De Zeven Provinciën seized more than 400 kilos of marijuana in the ...

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Royal Netherlands Navy receives first hybrid tug

The Royal Netherlands Navy (RNLN) received the first of a series of three ASD TUGs 2810 Hybrid tugs when they ...

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HNLMS Van Amstel Returns Home

After a 4 month-deployment in the Caribbean, the Netherlands Navy’s multi-purpose Frigate HNLMS Van Amstel ...

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