The Royal Norwegian Air Force utilizes modern capacities such as F-16 fighters, Bell 412 helicopters and more. The Air Force also has a strong focus towards international operations.
Over the last ten years the Royal Norwegian Air Force has participated with helicopters, F-16 fighters and C-130J cargo planes for operations in areas such as Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Lithuania and Afghanistan. P3 Orion surveillance aircraft have also operated out of Italy in order to patrol the Mediterranean.
- Chief: Major General Per Egil Rygg