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Updated factsheets now available

Brussels - 01 August, 2017
Several of EDA’s thematic ‘factsheets’ explaining in more detail some of the topics and domains in which the Agency is working have been updated recently, for ...

Latest Press Releases

European Tactical Airlift Centre Opens in Zaragoza

Zaragoza - 08 June, 2017
Head of the EDA, High Representative and Vice-President of the European Commission, Federica Mogherini, and Minister of Defence of Spain, Dolores de Cospedal, today officially o...


Sharing European skies

Brussels - 03 August, 2015
The implementation of the Single European Sky is a topic of utmost importance for all airspace users in Europe. Coordination between the military and civil communities is a crit...

C-IEDs: A Lingering Threat

Brussels - 01 December, 2014
Published in Global Defence Technology, issue 46, December 2014 Improvised explosive devices have been the single largest killer of coalition soldiers in the war in Afghanistan....

Annual Conference Highlights
“European Defence Matters” attracted high interest of leaders in the European defence from politics, military, industry and academia.

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Defence Data Portal

Defence Data Portal

Defence Data is the only place to publish rigourous information on defence spending across the EDA participating Member States. It provides raw data on spending and force size, as well as trends and graphical breakdowns. The resource should help interested citizens and professional researchers alike.

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Participating Member States

  • Belgium
  • Bulgaria
  • Czech
  • Germany
  • Estonia
  • Ireland
  • Greece
  • Spain
  • France
  • Croatia
  • Italy
  • Cyprus
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Hungary
  • Malta
  • Netherlands
  • Austria
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Slovenia
  • Slovakia
  • Finland
  • Sweden
  • UK