Four Dutch Ships Sail for Training

November 6, 2019 (Google Translation) – It has been a long time since 4 Dutch naval vessels traveled together for exercises and training. For example, 6 aspiring navigation officers gain practical experience. Among other things, the narrow approach route to the port of Oslo is on the program. Led by HNLMS Rotterdam, Evertsen, Friesland and Zeeland yesterday their special squadron…

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Rotterdam back from anti-piracy mission

“Firefighting or overpowering pirates. You were prepared for it. “Commander of the Armed Forces Lieutenant-Admiral Rob Bauer told the Dutch-Swedish crew of Rotterdam. The amphibious transport ship returned to Den Helder after 3 months of service in the Somalian waters for anti-piracy mission Atalanta. The crew received the Commemoration Medal for International Operations. Swedish and Dutch boarding teams carried out numerous explorations…

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Rotterdam goes out for anti-pirate work

Google Translation HNLMS Rotterdam left August 27th to Somalia. The amphibious transport vessel is participating in the anti-piracy surgery Atalanta. The crew consists of Dutch and Swedish soldiers. People wave at the quay like Zr. Ms. Rotterdam leaves. The Scandinavian colleagues take combat boats (CB90s) to East Africa. That’s because Rotterdam offers plenty of space. The ship also features a…

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