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New project to facilitate integration of RPAS into European airspace
New project to facilitate integration of RPAS into Europe... Brussels - 11 February, 2016
The European Defence Agency (EDA) and an industrial consortium led by Airbus Defence and Space have launched today a new project to contribute to the integration of Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) into common airspace in Europe. New standards for RPAS A contract for t...
Jorge Domecq welcomes Greek Minister of Defence at EDA
Jorge Domecq welcomes Greek Minister of Defence... Brussels - 09 February, 2016
The Greek Minister of National Defence Panos Kammenos accompanied by officials o...
EU Military Committee visits EDA
EU Military Committee visits EDA Brussels - 09 February, 2016
The EU Military Committee (EUMC) under the chairmanship of General Mikhail Kostara...
Delegation of Foreign Affairs Committee of the Finnish Parliament visits EDA
Delegation of Foreign Affairs Committee of the ... Brussels - 28 January, 2016
EDA Chief Executive Jorge Domecq welcomed a delegation of the foreign affairs...
European Defence Agency supports CSDP operations
European Defence Agency supports CSDP operations Brussels - 19 January, 2016
In the framework of the Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP), the European De...
EDA Chief Executive and Norwegian Minister of Defence discuss defence cooperation
EDA Chief Executive and Norwegian Minister of D... Oslo - 15 January, 2016
Jorge Domecq, Chief Executive of the European Defence Agency and Ine Eriksen S&osl...
Consultation Forum for sustainable energy in the defence and security sector put in action
Consultation Forum for sustainable energy in th... Brussels - 14 January, 2016
More than 80 experts from national administrations participate in the first plenar...
EDA initiates a project on lightweight land vehicles
EDA initiates a project on lightweight land veh... Brussels - 18 December, 2015
Italy, the Netherlands, Portugal and Spain and Germany as the lead nation have ini...

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Jorge Domecq

Jorge Domecq

EDA Chief Executive

Jorge Domecq took office as European Defence Agency Chief Executive in February 2015. A senior Spanish diplomat, he previously held the position of Ambassador Permanent Representative of Spain to the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) ...

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Frederica Mogherini

Federica Mogherini

Head of the Agency

Federica Mogherini is the Head of the European Defence Agency, in her role as High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs & Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission. Appointed in November 2014, she leads the ...

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