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Submarine rescue system is tested in Arctic Winter<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/20110210sess_7561.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Submarine rescue system is tested in Arctic WinterDuring Exercise Northern Sun 17 the NATO Submarine Rescue System has been tested in Arctic waters for the first time. http://forsvaret.no/en/newsroom/news-stories/northern-sun
New Chief of the Royal Norwegian Air Force<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/20160318th_%2024750.jpeg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />New Chief of the Royal Norwegian Air ForceBrigadier General Tonje Skinnarland is appointed Major General and Chief of the Royal Norwegian Air Force (CRNORAF). http://forsvaret.no/en/newsroom/news-stories/new-chief-of-the-royal-norwegian-air-force
Third Northern Headquarters' Conference takes place in Norway<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/2016-11-08%203rd%20NHQC-20.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Third Northern Headquarters' Conference takes place in NorwayThe third Northern Headquarters' Conference was conducted 8–9 November at the Norwegian Joint Headquarters in Bodø, Norway.http://forsvaret.no/en/newsroom/news-stories/third-northern-headquarters-conference-takes-place-in-norway
US Marines to train and exercise in Norway<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/20160210tk_R3672-kopi.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />US Marines to train and exercise in NorwayFrom 2017, the United States Marine Corps will conduct systematic training in Norwegian winter conditions.http://forsvaret.no/en/newsroom/news-stories/us-marines-to-train-and-exercise-in-norway
U.S. Marines on thin ice<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/2016-02-11%20USMC%20and%20Royal%20Marines%20winter%20training%20at%20Porsanger_171.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />U.S. Marines on thin iceAmerican Marines jumped into the freezing water in Northern Norway to prepare for exercise Cold Response.http://forsvaret.no/en/newsroom/news-stories/freezing-encounter-with-norway
New long-term plan for the Armed Forces<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/20151001tk-67.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />New long-term plan for the Armed ForcesOn Friday 17 June, the Norwegian government presented a white paper to Parliament, describing the plan for the Norwegian Armed Forces in the years 2017–2020.http://forsvaret.no/en/newsroom/news-stories/new-long-term-plan-for-the-armed-forces
The eagle strikes back<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/RB16472_2016-03-03_15-34-06%20(8).JPG" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />The eagle strikes backThe Norwegian Army drone pilot was oblivious to the forthcoming drama designated to unfold approximately an hour after his Raven mini-UAV was launched. It took less than 60 minutes from takeoff until the drone came under attack from an unlikely assailant. http://forsvaret.no/en/newsroom/news-stories/eagle-attacks-drone
B-52 kicked off the exercise<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/20160301tk_C1611.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />B-52 kicked off the exerciseThe Norwegian Armed Forces' largest exercise started this week, and the people in Central Norway already got a taste of what to expect in the days to come. http://forsvaret.no/en/newsroom/news-stories/cr-16
Spanish warships on display<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/12239279_797677120338041_771930661218217336_o.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Spanish warships on displayOn 28 February, the locals in Trondheim were offered guided tours on board the Spanish ships visiting during Cold Response.http://forsvaret.no/en/newsroom/news-stories/spanish-warships
NATO commander boosts leadership development<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/SACEUR-toppbilde.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />NATO commander boosts leadership developmentOn Tuesday 2 February 2016, the first command teams of the Norwegian Army convened. SACEUR wanted to endorse this special occasion.http://forsvaret.no/en/newsroom/news-stories/nato-commander-boosts-leadership-development
New director of the Intelligence Service<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/Sjefsbytte-Grandhagen-Lunde.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />New director of the Intelligence ServiceOn Tuesday 5 January, Lieutenant General Morten Haga Lunde took over as director of the Norwegian Intelligence Service.http://forsvaret.no/en/newsroom/news-stories/new-director-of-the-intelligence-service
Hot tips to beat the cold<img alt="" src="/media/PubImages/rein2_osh-6.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Hot tips to beat the coldNorway is a winter country, and the Norwegian Armed Forces know how to survive the cold. Get our tips here.http://forsvaret.no/en/newsroom/news-stories/hot-tips-to-beat-the-cold

Published 11 June 2015 14:25.. Last updated 28 June 2016 10:56.