From October 31 to November 18, 2022, Netherlands, Polish and United States helicopters will prepare collectively and conduct complicated missions for 3 weeks at varied places within the Netherlands. A complete of 37 helicopters and approx. 1,000 army personnel can be concerned within the multinational coaching actions of train Falcon Autumn. The Netherlands Defence Helicopter Command offers their AH-64D Apache assault helicopter in addition to AS-532 Cougar and CH-47 Chinook transport helicopters; the US Military Europe participates with UH-60 and CH-47F Chinook transport helicopters, and AH-64D Apache assault helicopters and the first Polish Military Brigade sends Mi-8/Mi-17 transport helicopters.

Royal Netherlands Air Pressure AH-64 Apache assault helicopters can be working with U.S. and Polish Military helicopters to coach joint mixed airborne operations at a big scale. (Photograph by Royal Netherlands Air Pressure)

“Within the complicated world through which we reside, worldwide protection cooperation is of accelerating significance for the upkeep of peace and safety. The safety state of affairs requires models that may be deployed internationally within the very brief time period. This locations excessive calls for on the power to cooperate with models from completely different international locations. By coaching and dealing with worldwide companions, we enhance our collaboration and the power to behave rapidly collectively when the state of affairs requires it. We’ll do that throughout Falcon Autumn along with Polish and American helicopter models” mentioned Lieutenant Colonel Roy Hemmelder, Commander Air Activity Pressure throughout train Falcon Autumn 2022.


U.S. Army Europe 12th Combat Aviation Brigade helicopters lined up at Vredepeel, the Netherlands, for multinational helicopter exercise Falcon Autumn 2022.
U.S. Military Europe twelfth Fight Aviation Brigade helicopters lined up at Vredepeel, the Netherlands, for multinational helicopter train Falcon Autumn 2022. (Photograph by Christian Schrik/NATO)

Train Falcon Autumn simulates the defence of nationwide and Alliance territory in a collective atmosphere which displays practical situations and prepares contributors for multinational or coalition operations. The Royal Netherlands Floor Forces thirteenth Infantry Battalion can be licensed throughout tactical air manoeuvre missions employed in large-scale airdrop operations along with their Polish and U.S. colleagues. The train state of affairs throughout Falcon Autumn is organized by 11 Airmobile Brigade and the Defence Helicopter Command. The airmobile brigade is among the most closely educated models of the Netherlands Ministry of Defence. All Royal Netherlands Air Pressure helicopters are organised throughout the helicopter command. The Lieutenant Basic Finest Barracks in Vredepeel will b