Local defence exercise Lappi 20 enhances inter-agency cooperation

Local defence exercise Lappi 20 enhances inter-agency cooperation

On 24-28 February 2020, the Jaeger Brigade and other authorities in the Lapland region will continue training practical interoperability in inter-authority situations in the local defence exercise Lappi 20 in the region of Sodankylä–Kittilä–Rovaniemi.
17.2.2020 | 10.01
Multinational winter exercise in Northern Finland

Multinational winter exercise in Northern Finland

From 24 February 2020 onwards, the Utti Jaeger Regiment organises a multinational winter exercise, the exercise Northern Griffin 20 in Northern Finland. Exercise activity takes place across the area of the Lapland region.
14.2.2020 | 8.31

On combined exercise activities as conducted by armoured troops

An integral part of the Finnish Defence Forces’ training exercise activities, combined exercise activities advance honing, verifying and validating leaders’ and troops’ competence proficiency and capability in measures relating to Finland’s national defence and multinational crisis management as well as providing and receiving international assistance. Now what does this armoured troops’ international interoperable cooperating denote and what is its significance?
11.5.2019 | 19.11
Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) in Battle Group Reconnaissance - Thoughts on capability requirements and use

Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) in Battle Group Reconnaissance - Thoughts on capability requirements and use

Mechanised and motorised battle groups will gradually receive Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) for reconnaissance and it is possible that in the future also the lower echelons of the battle groups will receive UAS’s that are lighter than the current ones. This article looks at the general intelligence and reconnaissance requirements of battle groups and the use and requirements of UAS's within that context
25.8.2017 | 13.58