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Army Operational Command, Army 8,236; 2,130 conscript 204 civilian (total10,570 personnel) Active 26,585 personnel.

DENMARK OPERATIONAL COMMAND AVIATION AND AIR DEFENCE UNITS

Forces by Role & Equipment by Type

Army 1 (op) comd

• HELICOPTER 12 armed capable. Total 12 Helicopters.

Assault & Utility 1 sqn with 12 Aslt/Utl hel:
12 Eurocopter AS550 Fennec/ AS-350B


Army Air Defence Systems
AD • 1 bn AD
SAM • MANPAD (Portable SAM):
840 FIM-92A Stinger;
243 FIM-43C Redeye (Danish designation Hamlet)

• RADAR • LAND
  ARTHUR

• MISSILES
  ATGM
: 250 BGM-71D TOW-2 Anti-tank missile (for AS-350B helicopters)


• FACILITIES
  Denmark Army Main Headquarters: HQ Located at Vaedbak   

Organisations by Service Notes:
Army 8,236; 2,130 conscript 204 civilian (total 10,570)
Army Operational Command Forces by Role (Current order of battle):
Army 1 (op) comd: Mech Inf 1 div (1 mech inf bde with (1 tk bn, 2 mech inf bn, 1 SP arty bn, 1 engr coy,: 1 MP coy; ( 1 bde (lower readiness, exclusively a trg bde and consists of 9 different trg units. The bde can if necessary, be transformed to a composition equivalent to the 1st bde): Recce 1 bn; SF 1 unit;  Engr 1 bn; AD 1 bn
Army Inventory Equipment Notes:
MBT 167: 65 Leopard 2 A4/2A5; 102 Leopard 1A5 (in store awaiting disposal)
RECCE 117: 32 Eagle 1 (MOWAG); 85 Eagle IV
APC 487 (APC (T) 401: 372 M-113 (incl variants and incl 80 in store awaiting disposal; 29 CV9030 Mk II (another 16 due)APC (W) 86 Piranha III (incl variants))
ARTY 69 SP 155mm 24 M-109: MRL 227mm 12 MLRS (in store awaiting disposal) MOR • SP 81mm 33 M-125A2)
AT (MSL • SP 21 TOW on M113 (in store awaiting disposal): MANPATS 20 TOW: RCL 84mm 349 Carl Gustav: RL 84mm 4,200 AT-4)


Official website: http://forsvaret.dk/hok/Pages/default.aspx

 
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   Denmark AF News:

General Dynamics to Deliver New EAGLE 4x4 Armored Patrol Vehicles to Denmark

• General Dynamics to Deliver New EAGLE 4x4 Armored Patrol Vehicles to Denmark  (6/27/2017)

Danish Chief of Defence: Fighter Replacement on Track

• Danish Chief of Defence: Fighter Replacement on Track  (5/9/2013)

Denmark to Order Nine MH-60R Seahawks New Ship-Based Helicopter

• Denmark to Order Nine MH-60R Seahawks New Ship-Based Helicopter  (11/20/2012)


• Danish firm helps C-130J Hercules upgrade  (7/19/2012)

• Boeing Accepts Delivery of 1st Harpoon Launch Structure from Danish Aerotech  (6/8/2012)

• Sikorsky and Terma Widen MOU As Denmark Considers MH-60R Helicopter  (5/8/2012)

• AW, Scandinavian Avionics Team for Danish Lynx Bid
 (4/20/2012)

• Panther eliminated from Danish Maritime Helicopter programme
 (1/26/2012)

• Sikorsky Aerospace Services and Danish Aerotech Sign MOA for MH-60R Helicopter Support
 (1/24/2012)

• Sikorsky Aerospace Services and Danish Aerotech Sign MOA for MH-60R Helicopter Support
 (1/24/2012)

• Opening the Night For Danish F-16 Pilots
 (12/1/2011)

• Eurofighter back in Danish jet competition
 (4/10/2011)


 

 



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