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Receiving the First F-35 Lighting II Is A Major Milestone for Norway

On November 3rd, three Norwegian F-35 aircraft flew from Fort Worth, Texas and landed at Ørland Air Base, Norway. “Receiving the first three aircraft...

Germany and Norway to Extend Naval Forces Cooperation

Germany and Norway have decided to launch a comprehensive strategic partnership for the cooperation of their naval forces. The intention is to jointly develop,...
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US Approves Norway’s Purchase of Five Boeing P-8A Poseidon

The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Government of Norway for P-8A Aircraft and associated support....

US to deploy 330 troops in Norway

The United States will deploy over 300 troops in Norway, the Norwegian government announced Monday, in a move set to upset neighbouring Russia. The 330...

Russia puzzled by talk of US troop rotation in Norway

Russia expressed surprise Friday about the mooted deployment of US troops in neighboring Norway. "Taking into account multiple statements made by Norwegian officials about the...

Norway releases images of Russian fleet en route to Mediterranean

The Norwegian military said Tuesday it had taken photos of a Russian fleet, including its flagship aircraft carrier, which were shadowed off its coast...

Norway Follows Up Long Term Defence Plan with Significant Budget Increase

The Norwegian Government this week followed up on the new Long Term Defence Plan presented in June with a 2017 budget that involves a...

Lithuania eyes Norway air defence deal amid Russia fears

Lithuania said Monday it is in talks to buy Norwegian anti-aircraft missile systems to address the defence gap on NATO's eastern flank, amid concerns...

Norway ‘Not Prepared’ for Military Attack

Norway’s state of readiness is too poor and the country is not sufficiently prepared for an attack. Those are the conclusions of the Norwegian...

First of Sixteen AW101 Helicopters for Norway Makes Maiden Flight

Finmeccanica announced today the first of 16 AgustaWestland AW101 helicopters for the Norwegian Ministry of Justice and Public Security (MoJ) successfully performed its maiden...