Thomas Nilsen

Norway' Minister of Defense, Frank Bakke-Jensen, on Friday signed an agreement with the United States allowing for, among other things, construction of hangar and fuel supply infrastructure for U.S. Navy P-8A maritime patrol aircraft at Evenes airport and the nearby Ramsund naval station.
April 16, 2021
About 40,000 soldiers will participate in Cold Response 2022, planned to take place in the Ofoten area with navy and air force as main players in the war game.
April 14, 2021
Russians on Monday celebrate that it is sixty years since astronaut Yuri Gagarin became first human in space. From 1957 to 1959, Gagarin served as a pilot at the air force base in Korzunova on the Kola Peninsula.
April 12, 2021
This is the first time Russia’s Northern Fleet is tasked to serve fishing vessels in waters that are part of Norway’s Economic Zone.
April 11, 2021
Concern over increased Russian military activity and a deteriorating security situation makes non-NATO country Sweden to seek closer cooperation with the United States.
April 08, 2021
Exercising raid tactics in the Pechenga valley near Russia's border to Norway, a tracked vehicle marked to clearly identify medical personnel in the field was both attacked and used to transport non-medics, heavily armed soldiers.
April 02, 2021
Russia wants to improve life so more military families can settle in the town of Belushya Guba at the remote and strictly closed Arctic archipelago.
April 01, 2021
Another $10 billion will be raised by the shareholders in the project, bringing the total costs for the liquid natural gas plant up to $21,3 billion, the business daily Kommersant reports.
April 01, 2021
The Swedish-developed 19-seater ES-19 electric aircraft for short-haul routes could be ready for take-off with passengers by 2026.
March 30, 2021