Press point over the Defence summer events


Text and  pictures : Kurt Vanden Noortgate - S.B.A.P. ©


Today first July 2009 Minister Pieter De Crem has organised a presscommunication concerning the international airshow Koksijde and the open doors at the Naval base Zeebrugge.

This was held on the naval ship the “Stern”  where Minister Pieter De Crem and basecommander of Koksijde, colonel Bruno Havermans were winched down out of a Sea-king chopper of the Belgian Air Component.

In this communication the agenda of both happenings have been confirmed, and also the participating countries.
The information of these happenings can be found on the web site

International airshow Koksijde : 04 and 05 july 2009
Theme of this airshow is the 30th bithday of F16’s in the Belgian airforce.

Open doors Naval Base Zeebrugge : 11 and 12 july 2009

Winch out for the Minister of Defence and the base commander of Koksijde Airbase
The press point was held on the "Stern" of the Belgian Navy