January 2024

Jan 16
ETAP-I 24-1 / ETAP-I-24-2
When
January 16 (Tuesday) - January 26 (Friday)
Where

ORLEANS (FRA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective : assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Jan 30
EGOM ACADEMICS
When
January 30 (Tuesday) - February 01 (Thursday)
Where

SAFFRAANBERG (BEL)

Event details

The objective of the meeting is to brief the participants about EGOM and to perform a table top exercise.


February 2024

Feb 07
NPECC Meeting
When
February 07 (Wednesday) - February 09 (Friday)
Where

EINDHOVEN (NL)

Event details

National Patient Evacuation Coordination Cell meeting


The meeting addresses the national patients coordination cells.

Objective : exchange on subjects of common interest, harmonise procedures, outline the way ahead for further development of the multinational cooperation and network in the domain of strategic aeromedical evacuation.

Feb 19
ICATT 24-1
When
February 19 (Monday) - February 23 (Friday)
Where

VILLAFRANCA DI VERONA (ITA)

Event details

Initial Combined Air Terminal Training
The training addresses junior handlers and junior officers.
Objective: to give first impressions in a multinational framework and to strengthen existing skills in multinational ground handling and air terminal operations environment.
The course includes theoretical and practical modules based on EATC’s EGOM. It is open to EATC and EAG nations.

Feb 20
AIRCOM PAO conference
When
February 20 (Tuesday) - February 22 (Thursday)
Where

EINDHOVEN (NL)

Event details

This event is organised by AIRCOM and hosted by EATC. The objective of the meeting is to gather all the PAO of NATO AIRCOM nations to exchange information and experiences.

Feb 26
EGOM ACADEMICS
When
February 26 (Monday) - February 28 (Wednesday)
Where

VILLAFRANCA DI VERONA (ITA)

Event details

The objective of the meeting is to brief the participants about EGOM and to perform a table top exercise.


March 2024

Mar 01
EATC STUDY CONFERENCE 2024
When
March 01 (Friday)
Where

EINDHOVEN (NL)

Event details

EATC study conference
The aim of the conference is to decide to launch new studies, to inform EATC member nations about the current status of ongoing studies and to decide to close finalized studies.

Mar 01
ETAP-C 24-1
When
March 01 (Friday)
Where

ZARAGOZA (ESP)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Course
ETAP-C 23 offers three different courses :
1. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Day
2. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Day/Night
3. the ETAP Elements Lead Course

Objective: to train tactical airlift qualified crews in a theatre deployment scenario and mind-set, including air land and airdrop missions, threats up to radar guided surface to air missile and air to air, both daylight and night time.
ETAP-C is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Mar 01
OPERATIONAL PLANNING BOARD and LONG TERM PLANNING CONFERENCE 2024-1
When
March 01 (Friday) - April 01 (Monday)
Where

EINDHOVEN (NL)

Event details

Operational Planning Board and Long Term Planning Conference

The Operational Planning Board is the policy level to provide guidance on force generation and mission execution, including planning.

The Long Term Planning Conference gathers at expert level and creates the long term plans. The experts meet in two different settings: the training planning conference and the operational planning conference.

 

Mar 04
ACATT 24-1
When
March 04 (Monday) - March 15 (Friday)
Where

ALTENSTADT (DEU)

Event details

Advanced Combined Air Terminal Training
The training aims to increase the level of knowledge, skills and expertise in ground handling and air terminal operations. It includes theoretical and practical modules based on EATC’s EGOM.
The course is open to EATC and invited parties. It addresses experienced NCOs or junior officers.

Mar 12
Combined Working Group (Ground Handling, Dangerous Goods, Combined Air Terminal Operations)
When
March 12 (Tuesday) - March 14 (Thursday)
Where

ALTENSTADT (DEU)

Event details

The objective of the meeting is to get an update on GH, DG, and CATO activities,  to discuss challenges and to agree on a way ahead.

Mar 19
X-Para meeting
When
March 19 (Tuesday) - March 20 (Wednesday)
Where

EINDHOVEN (NL)

Event details

The objective of the meeting is to coordinate the parachuting cross certification processes between the member nations and to exchange information.

 

Mar 19
EGOM ACADEMICS
When
March 19 (Tuesday) - March 21 (Thursday)
Where

SEEDORF (DEU)

Event details

The objective of the meeting is to brief the participants about EGOM and to perform a table top exercise.


April 2024

Apr 01
3rd Dangerous Goods Train the Trainer / Instructor Collaboration Workshop
When
April 01 (Monday)
Where

EINDHOVEN (NL)

Event details

The aim is to give the national trainers/instructors of Dangerous Goods (DG) an update on the significant changes of the AMovP-6.6 for their area of responsibility as well as the exchange of ideas in general and to share opinions and procedures within the nations and to harmonize their trainings.

Apr 09
ETAP-I 24-3
When
April 09 (Tuesday) - April 12 (Friday)
Where

WUNSTORF (DEU)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective: assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Apr 29
CATO 24-1
When
April 29 (Monday) - May 17 (Friday)
Where

PAPA (HUN)

Event details

Combined Air Terminal Operation

Air Terminal having a multinational workforce in order to realize operation on cargo and passengers for several kind of flight (tactic, MEDEVAC, logistics, etc). Used in a Multinational environment deployment.


May 2024

May 01
AG Meeting 2024
When
May 01 (Wednesday)
Where

EINDHOVEN (NL)

Event details

The Advisory Group (AG) advices the EATC Commander on EATC issues and assists him in implementing commonly decided policy. It meets on a regular basis under the chairmanship of one of the member nations.

May 01
ETAP-C 24-2
When
May 01 (Wednesday)
Where

ORLEANS (FRA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Course
ETAP-C 23 offers three different courses :
1. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Day
2. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Day/Night
3. the ETAP Elements Lead Course

Objective: to train tactical airlift qualified crews in a theatre deployment scenario and mind-set, including air land and airdrop missions, threats up to radar guided surface to air missile and air to air, both daylight and night time.
ETAP-C is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.


June 2024

Jun 01
TREX Planning Conference 24-1
When
June 01 (Saturday)
Where

EINDHOVEN (NL)

Event details

The objective of the conference is to prospect the national training calendar and to detect opportunities for cross participation in national trainings of the current year and the year ahead.

Jun 01
MATraC
When
June 01 (Saturday)
Where

EINDHOVEN (NL)

Event details

Multinational Air Transport Committee


The MATraC is the EATC’s highest decision-making body and gathers representative of the air force authority of the member nations. The MATraC appoints the commander EATC and gives directives to him.

Jun 04
Budget and Finance Committee
When
June 04 (Tuesday)
Where

Eindhoven (NL)

Event details

Budget and Finance Committee
The committee gathers the financial representatives from the member nations. Objective : to advise the Air Chiefs on financial matters and to propose the multinational budget for the upcoming year.

Jun 27
EART 24, LHP 24, CATO 24-2
When
June 27 (Thursday) - July 18 (Thursday)
Where

ALASKA (USA)

Event details

LHP: the aim of the project is to encourage cooperation among the A400m nations in order to achieve a systemic cross-operations capability in domains such as cross-maintenance, cross-ground handling, cross-mission preparation, cross-crews and cross-para. The Lighthouse project event 24 is linked to the multinational exercise Arctic Defender 24.

EART: the European Air to air refuelling training is a multinational tanker training in conjunction with a large fighter exercise. The training objectives are based on the requests from EATC’s member nations. The training addresses basic and advanced crews. EART 2024 is linked to the multinational exercise Arctic Defender 24.

CATO: the Combined Air Terminal Operations (CATO) are dealing with handling, passengers manifests and loading aircraft. It is an essential key to support air activities. CATO 24-2 is linked to the multinational exercise Arctic Defender 24.


September 2024

Sep 01
ETAP-C 24-3
When
September 01 (Sunday)
Where

BEZMER (BUL)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Course
ETAP-C 23 offers three different courses :
1. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Day
2. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Day/Night
3. the ETAP Elements Lead Course

Objective: to train tactical airlift qualified crews in a theatre deployment scenario and mind-set, including air land and airdrop missions, threats up to radar guided surface to air missile and air to air, both daylight and night time.
ETAP-C is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.


October 2024

Oct 01
Budget and Finance Committee
When
October 01 (Tuesday)
Where

EINDHOVEN (NL)

Event details

Budget and Finance Committee
The committee gathers the financial representatives from the member nations. Objective : to advise the Air Chiefs on financial matters and to propose the multinational budget for the upcoming year.

Oct 01
ICATT 24-2
When
October 01 (Tuesday)
Where

VILLAFRANCA DI VERONA (ITA)

Event details

Initial Combined Air Terminal Training
The training addresses junior handlers and junior officers.
Objective: to give first impressions in a multinational framework and to strengthen existing skills in multinational ground handling and air terminal operations environment.
The course includes theoretical and practical modules based on EATC’s EGOM. It is open to EATC and EAG nations.


November 2024

Nov 01
OPERATIONAL PLANNING BOARD and LONG TERM PLANNING CONFERENCE 2024-2
When
November 01 (Friday)
Where

EINDHOVEN (NL)

Event details

Operational Planning Board and Long Term Planning Conference

The Operational Planning Board is the policy level to provide guidance on force generation and mission execution, including planning.

The Long Term Planning Conference gathers at expert level and creates the long term plans. The experts meet in two different settings: the training planning conference and the operational planning conference.

 

Nov 01
ETAP-C 24-4
When
November 01 (Friday)
Where

ZARAGOZA (ESP)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Course
ETAP-C 23 offers three different courses :
1. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Day
2. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Day/Night
3. the ETAP Elements Lead Course

Objective: to train tactical airlift qualified crews in a theatre deployment scenario and mind-set, including air land and airdrop missions, threats up to radar guided surface to air missile and air to air, both daylight and night time.
ETAP-C is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Nov 01
Combined Working Group (Ground Handling, Dangerous Goods, Combined Air Terminal Operations)
When
November 01 (Friday)
Where

EINDHOVEN (NL)

Event details

The objective of the meeting is to get an update on GH, DG, and CATO activities, to discuss challenges and to agree on a way ahead.

Nov 01
4th Dangerous Goods Train the Trainer / Instructor Collaboration Workshop
When
November 01 (Friday)
Where

EINDHOVEN (NL)

Event details

The aim is to give the national trainers/instructors of Dangerous Goods (DG) an update on the significant changes of the AMovP-6.6 for their area of responsibility as well as the exchange of ideas in general and to share opinions and procedures within the nations and to harmonize their trainings.

Nov 01
TREX Planning Conference 24-2
When
November 01 (Friday)
Where

EINDHOVEN (NL)

Event details

The objective of the conference is to prospect the national training calendar and to detect opportunities for cross participation in national trainings of the current year and the year ahead.

Nov 01
X-Maintenance Working Group
When
November 01 (Friday)
Where

EINDHOVEN (NL)

Event details

The objective of the meeting is to get an update on  cross-maintenance activities  to discuss challenges and to agree on ways ahead.

 

Nov 04
ACATT 24-2
When
November 04 (Monday) - November 15 (Friday)
Where

ALTENSTADT (DEU)

Event details

Advanced Combined Air Terminal Training
The training aims to increase the level of knowledge, skills and expertise in ground handling and air terminal operations. It includes theoretical and practical modules based on EATC’s EGOM.
The course is open to EATC and invited parties. It addresses experienced NCOs or junior officers.

Nov 05
ETAP-I 24-4 / ETAP-I 24-5
When
November 05 (Tuesday) - November 15 (Friday)
Where

WUNSTORF (DEU)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective: assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.





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Nov 28
ETAP-I TACIP 23-6
When
November 28 (Tuesday) 2023 - December 01 (Friday) 2023
Where

PISA (ITA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective: assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Nov 21
ETAP-I 23-5
When
November 21 (Tuesday) 2023 - November 24 (Friday) 2023
Where

PISA (ITA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective: assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

 
 

Nov 07
EATC Aeromedical Evacuation Day (TBC)
When
November 07 (Tuesday) 2023
Where

Eindhoven - EATC HQ and AMC Eindhoven

Event details

EATC Aeromedical Evacuation Day

The aim of the EATC Aeromedical Evacuation Day is to share and exchange strategic aeromedical procedures and to enhance synergies between all the actors involved in this process. EATC also plans to organise a static display showcasing aeromedical evacuation assets from EATC member nations.

Nov 01
OPERATIONAL PLANNING BOARD and LONG TERM PLANNING CONFERENCE 2023-2
When
November 01 (Wednesday) 2023
Where

EATC - EINDHOVEN (NL)

Event details

Operational Planning Board and Long Term Planning Conference

The Operational Planning Board is the policy level to provide guidance on force generation and mission execution, including planning.

The Long Term Planning Conference gathers at expert level and creates the long term plans. The experts meet in two different settings: the training planning conference and the operational planning conference.

Oct 22
ETAP-C 23-4
When
October 22 (Sunday) 2023 - November 03 (Friday) 2023
Where

ZARAGAOZA (ESP)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Course
ETAP-C 23 offers three different courses :
1. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Day
2. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Day/Night
3. the ETAP Elements Lead Course

Objective: to train tactical airlift qualified crews in a theatre deployment scenario and mind-set, including air land and airdrop missions, threats up to radar guided surface to air missile and air to air, both daylight and night time.
ETAP-C is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Oct 16
ACATT 23-2
When
October 16 (Monday) 2023 - October 26 (Thursday) 2023
Where

ALTENSTADT (DEU)

Event details

Advanced Combined Air Terminal Training
The training aims to increase the level of knowledge, skills and expertise in ground handling and air terminal operations. It includes theoretical and practical modules based on EATC’s EGOM.
The course is open to EATC and invited parties. It addresses experienced NCOs or junior officers.

Oct 16
EART 23
When
October 16 (Monday) 2023 - October 27 (Friday) 2023
Where

Lanzarote (ESP)

Event details

European Air Refuelling Training
EART is a multinational tanker training in conjunction with a large fighter exercise. The training objectives are based on the requests from EATC’s member nations. The training addresses basic and advanced crews.

Oct 01
Budget and Finance Committee
When
October 01 (Sunday) 2023 - October 02 (Monday) 2023
Where

EATC - Eindhoven (NL)

Event details

Budget and Finance Committee
The committee gathers the financial representatives from the member nations. Objective : to advise the Air Chiefs on financial matters and to propose the multinational budget for the upcoming year.

Sep 17
Lighthouse Project
When
September 17 (Sunday) 2023 - October 03 (Tuesday) 2023
Where

USA

Event details

Lighthouse Project (linked to Green Flag 23)

The aim of the project is to encourage cooperation in the A400M Nations in order to achieve a systemic cross-operations capability in domains such as cross-maintenance, cross- ground handling, cross-mission preparation, cross-crews and cross para.

Sep 10
ETAP-C 23-3
When
September 10 (Sunday) 2023 - September 22 (Friday) 2023
Where

PLOVDIV/BEZMER (BGR)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Course
ETAP-C 23 offers three different courses :
1. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Day
2. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Day/Night
3. the ETAP Elements Lead Course

Objective: to train tactical airlift qualified crews in a theatre deployment scenario and mind-set, including air land and airdrop missions, threats up to radar guided surface to air missile and air to air, both daylight and night time.
ETAP-C is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Sep 04
MATraC
When
September 04 (Monday) 2023
Where

Eindhoven (NL) - EATC HQ

Event details

Multinational Air Transport Committee


The MATraC is the EATC’s highest decision-making body and gathers representative of the air force authority of the member nations. The MATraC appoints the commander EATC and gives directives to him.

Sep 04
CHANGE OF COMMAND CEREMONY
When
September 04 (Monday) 2023
Where

EATC - EINDHOVEN (NL)

Event details

upon invitation

Jul 02
ETAP-T 23
When
July 02 (Sunday) 2023 - July 14 (Friday) 2023
Where

BEJA (PRT)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Training

ETAP-T is an air mobility specific block training event, organized in a non-permanent environment and à la carte.
Objective: to offer flexible training in a variety of tactical airlift disciplines.
ETAP-T is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.
 

 

Jul 02
CATO 23-2
When
July 02 (Sunday) 2023 - July 14 (Friday) 2023
Where

BEJA (PRT)

Event details

Combined Air Terminal Operation

Air Terminal having a multinational workforce in order to realize operation on cargo and passengers for several kind of flight (tactic, MEDEVAC, logistics, etc). Used in a Multinational environment deployment.

Jun 04
CATO 23-1
When
June 04 (Sunday) 2023 - June 16 (Friday) 2023
Where

ORLEANS (FRA)

Event details

Combined Air Terminal Operation

Air Terminal having a multinational workforce in order to realize operation on cargo and passengers for several kind of flight (tactic, MEDEVAC, logistics, etc). Used in a Multinational environment deployment.

Jun 04
ETAP-C 23-2
When
June 04 (Sunday) 2023 - June 16 (Friday) 2023
Where

ORLEANS (FRA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Course
ETAP-C 23 offers three different courses :
1. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Day
2. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Day/Night
3. the ETAP Elements Lead Course

Objective: to train tactical airlift qualified crews in a theatre deployment scenario and mind-set, including air land and airdrop missions, threats up to radar guided surface to air missile and air to air, both daylight and night time.
ETAP-C is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Jun 04
LIGHTHOUSE PROJECT
When
June 04 (Sunday) 2023 - June 16 (Friday) 2023
Where

ORLEANS (FRA)

Event details

Lighthouse Project (linked to ETAP-C 23-2)

The aim of the project is to encourage cooperation in the A400M Nations in order to achieve a systemic cross-operations capability in domains such as cross-maintenance, cross- ground handling, cross-mission preparation, cross-crews and cross para.

May 31
EATC Intelligence Symposium
When
May 31 (Wednesday) 2023 - June 01 (Thursday) 2023
Where

EATC HQ (Eindhoven - NL)

Event details

The objective is to exchange and share information with all the Intel experts from  transport wings, transport squadrons or air intelligence centres.

This is the first Intel symposium. The participants will discuss the opportunity to set up the framework for a multinational “Air Mobility Intel community”.

May 11
DART/DARO
When
May 11 (Thursday) 2023 - May 19 (Friday) 2023
Where

JEVER (DEU)

Event details

Disabled Aircraft Recovery Training/Disabled Aircraft Recovery Officer
The training provides basic aircraft recovery techniques to the nations. In particular DARO aims to form Disabled Aircraft Recovery Officers. It is open to EATC nations and invited parties.

May 04
Budget and Finance Committee
When
May 04 (Thursday) 2023 - May 05 (Friday) 2023
Where

Koln (DEU)

Event details

Budget and Finance Committee
The committee gathers the financial representatives from the member nations. Objective : to advise the Air Chiefs on financial matters and to propose the multinational budget for the upcoming year.

Mar 28
ETAP-I TACIP 23-4
When
March 28 (Tuesday) 2023 - March 31 (Friday) 2023
Where

PISA (ITA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective : assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Mar 22
EATC STUDY CONFERENCE 2023
When
March 22 (Wednesday) 2023
Where

EATC EINDHOVEN (NL)

Event details

EATC study conference
The aim of the conference is to decide to launch new studies, to inform EATC member nations about the current status of ongoing studies and to decide to close finalized studies.

Mar 22
OPERATIONAL PLANNING BOARD and LONG TERM PLANNING CONFERENCE 2023-1
When
March 22 (Wednesday) 2023 - March 23 (Thursday) 2023
Where

EATC - EINDHOVEN (NL)

Event details

Operational Planning Board and Long Term Planning Conference

The Operational Planning Board is the policy level to provide guidance on force generation and mission execution, including planning.

The Long Term Planning Conference gathers at expert level and creates the long term plans. The experts meet in two different settings: the training planning conference and the operational planning conference.

 

Mar 21
ETAP-I TACIP 23-3
When
March 21 (Tuesday) 2023 - March 24 (Friday) 2023
Where

PISA (ITA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective : assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Mar 15
MEAT Coordination Board 2023
When
March 15 (Wednesday) 2023
Where

EATC - Eindhoven (NL)

Event details

MEAT Coordination Board 

The objective of the MEAT Coordination Board is to discuss ongoing/upcoming software developments and to exchange information between the EATC and national experts.

Mar 12
ACATT 23-1
When
March 12 (Sunday) 2023 - March 23 (Thursday) 2023
Where

TBD

Event details

Advanced Combined Air Terminal Training
The training aims to increase the level of knowledge, skills and expertise in ground handling and air terminal operations. It includes theoretical and practical modules based on EATC’s EGOM.
The course is open to EATC and EAG nations. It addresses experienced NCOs or junior officers.

Feb 26
ETAP-C 23-1
When
February 26 (Sunday) 2023 - March 10 (Friday) 2023
Where

ZARAGOZA (ESP)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Course
ETAP-C 23 offers three different courses :
1. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Day
2. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Day/Night
3. the ETAP Elements Lead Course

Objective: to train tactical airlift qualified crews in a theatre deployment scenario and mind-set, including air land and airdrop missions, threats up to radar guided surface to air missile and air to air, both daylight and night time.
ETAP-C is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Feb 20
ICATT 23-1
When
February 20 (Monday) 2023 - February 24 (Friday) 2023
Where

VILLAFRANCA  DI VERONA (ITA)

Event details

Initial Combined Air Terminal Training
The training addresses junior handlers and junior officers.
Objective: to give first impressions in a multinational framework and to strengthen existing skills in multinational ground handling and air terminal operations environment.
The course includes theoretical and practical modules based on EATC’s EGOM. It is open to EATC and EAG nations.

Feb 08
NPECC MEETING
When
February 08 (Wednesday) 2023 - February 10 (Friday) 2023
Where

EATC - EINDHOVEN (NL)

Event details

National Patient Evacuation Coordination Cell meeting


The meeting addresses the national patients coordination cells.

Objective : exchange on subjects of common interest, harmonise procedures, outline the way ahead for further development of the multinational cooperation and network in the domain of strategic aeromedical evacuation.

Jan 23
ETAP-I TACIP 23-2
When
January 23 (Monday) 2023 - January 26 (Thursday) 2023
Where

ORLEANS (FRA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective : assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Jan 16
ETAP-I TACIP 23-1
When
January 16 (Monday) 2023 - January 19 (Thursday) 2023
Where

ORLEANS (FRA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective : assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Dec 06
ETAP-I TacIP 22-6
When
December 06 (Tuesday) 2022 - December 09 (Friday) 2022
Where

ORLEANS (FRA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective : assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Nov 29
ETAP-I TacIP 22-5
When
November 29 (Tuesday) 2022 - December 02 (Friday) 2022
Where

PISA (ITA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective : assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Nov 22
ETAP-I TacIP 22-4 (*)
When
November 22 (Tuesday) 2022 - November 25 (Friday) 2022
Where

PISA (ITA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective : assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

 

(*) cancelled

Nov 03
ETAP-S
When
November 03 (Thursday) 2022 - November 04 (Friday) 2022
Where

Lisbon (POR)

Event details

A yearly symposium discussing the common European procedures and facilitates the exchange of experience between the different nations.

Oct 17
EART 22-2
When
October 17 (Monday) 2022 - October 29 (Saturday) 2022
Where

LANZAROTE - CANARY ISLAND (ESP)

Event details

European Air Refuelling Training
EART is a multinational tanker training in conjunction with a large fighter exercise. The training objectives are based on the requests from EATC’s member nations. The training addresses basic and advanced crews.

Oct 17
ACATT 22-2
When
October 17 (Monday) 2022 - October 28 (Friday) 2022
Where

PAPA (HUN)

Event details

Advanced Combined Air Terminal Training
The training aims to increase the level of knowledge, skills and expertise in ground handling and air terminal operations. It includes theoretical and practical modules based on EATC’s EGOM.
The course is open to EATC and invited parties. It addresses experienced NCOs or junior officers.

Oct 04
ETAP-I TacILM 22-1
When
October 04 (Tuesday) 2022 - October 07 (Friday) 2022
Where

SALAMANCA (ESP)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Load Masters
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for Load Masters..
Objective : assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Sep 28
EATC Operational Planning Board
When
September 28 (Wednesday) 2022 - September 29 (Thursday) 2022
Where

Brussels

Event details

EATC Operational Planning Board
The board gathers NMTCC Commanders, as well as training and long term planners.
The main objective is to enhance synergy and economic efficiency by:
- sharing feedback on mission effectiveness in general,
   including training & exercises
- agreeing on efficient means of information and data sharing
   on medium-long term plans
- agreeing on how to optimise exchange of services in both
   the ATARES and “shuttle system” concept
- sharing lessons learned for the integration of multinational
   units into the EATC concept

Sep 22
DART 2022
When
September 22 (Thursday) 2022 - September 30 (Friday) 2022
Where

VILLAFRANCA DI VERONA (ITA)

Event details

Disabled Aircraft Recovery Training
The training provides basic aircraft recovery techniques to the nations. It is open to EATC nations and invited parties.

Sep 19
CATT 22-2
When
September 19 (Monday) 2022 - September 23 (Friday) 2022
Where

Pisa (ITA)

Event details

Combined Air Terminal Training
The training addresses junior handlers and junior officers.
Objective: to give first impressions in a multinational framework and to strengthen existing skills in multinational ground handling and air terminal operations environment.
The course includes theoretical and practical modules based on EATC’s EGOM. It is open to EATC and EAG nations.

Sep 04
ETAP-C 22-4
When
September 04 (Sunday) 2022 - September 16 (Friday) 2022
Where

ZARAGOZA (ESP)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Course
ETAP-C 22-4 offers two courses :
1. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course
2. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Night
Objective : to train tactical airlift qualified crews in a theatre deployment scenario and mind-set, including air land and airdrop missions, threats up to radar guided surface to air missile and air to air, both daylight and night time.
ETAP-C is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Jun 22
MATraC
When
June 22 (Wednesday) 2022
Where

Paris le Bourget  (TBC)

Event details

Multinational Air Transport Committee
The MATraC is the EATC’s highest decision-making body and gathers rthe Air Chiefs of the seven member nations. The MATraC appoints the Commander EATC and gives directives to him.

Jun 08
NPECC meeting
When
June 08 (Wednesday) 2022 - June 10 (Friday) 2022
Where

Eindhoven

Event details

National Patient Evacuation Coordination Cell meeting
The meeting addresses the national patients coordination cells.

Objective : exchange on subjects of common interest, harmonise procedures, outline the way ahead for further development of the multinational cooperation and network in the domain of strategic aeromedical evacuation.

Jun 06
CATO 22
When
June 06 (Monday) 2022 - June 17 (Friday) 2022
Where

Beja (POR)

Event details

Combined Air Terminal Operation

Air Terminal having a multinational workforce in order to realize operation on cargo and passengers for several kind of flight (tactic, MEDEVAC, logistics, etc). Used in a Multinational environment deployment.

Jun 05
ETAP-T 22
When
June 05 (Sunday) 2022 - June 17 (Friday) 2022
Where

BEJA (POR)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Training
ETAP-T is an air mobility specific block training event, organized in a non-permanent environment and à la carte.
Objective: to offer flexible training in a variety of tactical airlift disciplines.
ETAP-T is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

May 25
Planning Conference 2022
When
May 25 (Wednesday) 2022
Where

Eindhoven

Event details

Planning Conference
The conference is a twofold gathering :
1. training experts
2. actors responsible for the operational process.

Objective of the training syndicate : to prospect the national training calendar and to detect opportunities for cross participation in national trainings of the current year and the year ahead.
Objective of the operational syndicate: to give feedback of the last 6 month operations, to update the operational process, and to discuss relevant topics regarding operations scheduled for following months ahead.

May 17
Combined meeting GH, DG & CLC
When
May 17 (Tuesday) 2022 - May 19 (Thursday) 2022
Where

Eindhoven

Event details

Combined meeting “Ground Handling, Dangerous Goods & Cargo Loading Clearance”
The aim of the meeting is to discuss current topics in the area of interest.

 

May 11
Advisory Group meeting
When
May 11 (Wednesday) 2022 - May 12 (Thursday) 2022
Where

Eindhoven - EATC

Event details

Advisory Group meeting
The Advisory Group advices the EATC Commander on EATC issues and assists him in implementing commonly decided policy. It meets on a regular basis under the chairmanship of one of the member nations.

May 10
Budget and Finance Committee
When
May 10 (Tuesday) 2022
Where

Nice (FRA)

Event details

Budget and Finance Committee
The committee gathers the financial representatives from the member nations. Objective : to advise the Air Chiefs on financial matters and to propose the multinational budget for the upcoming year.

May 08
ETAP-C 22-3
When
May 08 (Sunday) 2022 - May 20 (Friday) 2022
Where

ORLEANS (FRA) 

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Course
ETAP-C 22-3 offers two courses :
1. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course
2. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Night
Objective : to train tactical airlift qualified crews in a theatre deployment scenario and mind-set, including air land and airdrop missions, threats up to radar guided surface to air missile and air to air, both daylight and night time.
ETAP-C is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Apr 05
ETAP-I TacIP 22-3
When
April 05 (Tuesday) 2022 - April 08 (Friday) 2022
Where

ORLEANS (FRA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective : assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Apr 04
DART (*)
When
April 04 (Monday) 2022 - April 08 (Friday) 2022
Where

VILLAFRANCA DI VERONA (ITA)

Event details

Disabled Aircraft Recovery Training
The training provides basic aircraft recovery techniques to the nations. It is open to EATC nations and invited parties.

(*) cancelled

Mar 28
EART 22-1 (*)
When
March 28 (Monday) 2022 - April 08 (Friday) 2022
Where

WUNSTORF (DEU)

Event details

European Air Refuelling Training
EART is a multinational tanker training in conjunction with a large fighter exercise. The training objectives are based on the requests from EATC’s member nations. The training addresses basic and advanced crews.

(*) cancelled

Mar 14
ACATT 22-1 (*)
When
March 14 (Monday) 2022 - March 24 (Thursday) 2022
Where

Altenstadt (DEU)

Event details

Advanced Combined Air Terminal Training
The training aims to increase the level of knowledge, skills and expertise in ground handling and air terminal operations. It includes theoretical and practical modules based on EATC’s EGOM.
The course is open to EATC and EAG nations. It addresses experienced NCOs or junior officers.

(*) cancelled

Mar 10
EATC Study Conference 2022 (*)
When
March 10 (Thursday) 2022
Where

Eindhoven (via VTC)

Event details

EATC study conference
The aim of the conference is to decide to launch new studies, to inform EATC member nations about the current status of ongoing studies and to decide to close finalized studies.

 (*) cancelled

 

Feb 23
ETAP Standardization Board
When
February 23 (Wednesday) 2022
Where

Eindhoven (via VTC)

Event details

ETAP standardization board
This board, composed of Tactical Airlift experts from ETAP Participants, EATC and ETAC, is responsible for the validation of ETAP related documents like ETTPs (ETAP Tactics, Techniques and Procedures) and course syllabi. This forum offers the opportunity to discuss the content of ETAP projects at working level and to enhance the output of the programme.

ETAP is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Feb 21
CATT 22-1
When
February 21 (Monday) 2022 - February 25 (Friday) 2022
Where

Villafranca di Verona (ITA)

Event details

Combined Air Terminal Training
The training addresses junior handlers and junior officers.
Objective: to give first impressions in a multinational framework and to strengthen existing skills in multinational ground handling and air terminal operations environment.
The course includes theoretical and practical modules based on EATC’s EGOM. It is open to EATC and EAG nations.

Feb 06
ETAP-C 22-1
When
February 06 (Sunday) 2022 - February 18 (Friday) 2022
Where

ZARAGOZA (ESP)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Course
ETAP-C 22-1 offers two courses :
1. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course
2. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Night
Objective : to train tactical airlift qualified crews in a theatre deployment scenario and mind-set, including air land and airdrop missions, threats up to radar guided surface to air missile and air to air, both daylight and night time.
ETAP-C is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Jan 25
ETAP-I TacIP 22-2
When
January 25 (Tuesday) 2022 - January 28 (Friday) 2022
Where

PISA (ITA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective : assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Jan 18
ETAP-I TacIP 22-1
When
January 18 (Tuesday) 2022 - January 21 (Friday) 2022
Where

PISA (ITA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective : assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Nov 23
ETAP-I 21-6
When
November 23 (Tuesday) 2021 - November 25 (Thursday) 2021
Where

Pisa (ITA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective : assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Nov 16
ETAP-I 21-5
When
November 16 (Tuesday) 2021 - November 19 (Friday) 2021
Where

Pisa (ITA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective : assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Nov 09
22nd EATC Planning Conference
When
November 09 (Tuesday) 2021
Where

Eindhoven (NL)

Event details

The EATC Planning Conference comprises again two separate syndicates corresponding to the main planning areas within the respective EATC Branches, Tasking (TSKG) and Training and Exercises (TREX).

Nov 08
CATT 21-2
When
November 08 (Monday) 2021 - November 12 (Friday) 2021
Where

Villafranca (ITA)

Event details

Combined Air Terminal Training
The training addresses junior handlers and junior officers. 
Objective: to give first impressions in a multinational framework and to strengthen existing skills in multinational ground handling and air terminal operations environment.
The course includes theoretical and practical modules based on EATC’s EGOM. It is open to EATC and EAG nations.

 

Nov 08
ETAP-C 21-4
When
November 08 (Monday) 2021 - November 19 (Friday) 2021
Where

Zaragoza (ESP)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Course
ETAP-C 20-1 offers two courses :
1. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course
2. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Night
Objective : to train tactical airlift qualified crews in a theatre deployment scenario and mind-set, including air land and airdrop missions, threats up to radar guided surface to air missile and air to air, both daylight and night time.
ETAP-C is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Nov 2021
Combined meeting GH, DG & CLC 21-2
When
November 03 (Wednesday) 2021 - November 04 (Thursday) 2021
Where

Brussels (BEL)

Event details

GH  03.11.2021
DG  04.11.2021
CLC 04.11.2021

Oct 26
ETAP-I 21-4
When
October 26 (Tuesday) 2021 - October 29 (Friday) 2021
Where

Orleans (FRA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective : assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Oct 18
ACATT 2
When
October 18 (Monday) 2021 - October 29 (Friday) 2021
Where

Altenstadt (DEU)

Event details

Advanced Combined Air Terminal Training
The training aims to increase the level of knowledge, skills and expertise in ground handling and air terminal operations. It includes theoretical and practical modules based on EATC’s EGOM.
The course is open to EATC and EAG nations. It addresses experienced NCOs or junior officers.

Oct 12
EART
When
October 12 (Tuesday) 2021 - October 29 (Friday) 2021
Where

Lanzarote - CANARY ISLANDS (ESP)

Event details

European Air Refuelling Training
EART is a multinational tanker training in conjunction with a large fighter exercise. The training objectives are based on the requests from EATC’s member nations. The training addresses basic and advanced crews.

Sep 27
CATT 21-1
When
September 27 (Monday) 2021 - October 01 (Friday) 2021
Where

Villafranca (ITA)

Event details

Combined Air Terminal Training
The training addresses junior handlers and junior officers. 
Objective: to give first impressions in a multinational framework and to strengthen existing skills in multinational ground handling and air terminal operations environment.
The course includes theoretical and practical modules based on EATC’s EGOM. It is open to EATC and EAG nations.

 

 

Aug 30
ETAP-T
When
August 30 (Monday) 2021 - September 13 (Monday) 2021
Where

PAPA (HUN) TBC

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Training
ETAP-T is an air mobility specific block training event, organized in a non-permanent environment and à la carte.
Objective: to offer flexible training in a variety of tactical airlift disciplines.
ETAP-T is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Jul 19
ACATT
When
July 19 (Monday) 2021 - July 30 (Friday) 2021
Where

Altenstadt (DEU)

Event details

Advanced Combined Air Terminal Training
The training aims to increase the level of knowledge, skills and expertise in ground handling and air terminal operations. It includes theoretical and practical modules based on EATC’s EGOM.
The course is open to EATC and EAG nations. It addresses experienced NCOs or junior officers.

May 25
ETAP-C 21-3
When
May 25 (Tuesday) 2021 - June 04 (Friday) 2021
Where

Orleans (FRA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Course
ETAP-C 20-1 offers two courses :
1. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course
2. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Night
Objective : to train tactical airlift qualified crews in a theatre deployment scenario and mind-set, including air land and airdrop missions, threats up to radar guided surface to air missile and air to air, both daylight and night time.
ETAP-C is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

May 2021 TBD
Combined meeting GH, DG & CLC 21-1
When
May 01 (Saturday) 2021
Where

Eindhoven (NL)

Event details
Apr 15
DART (*)
When
April 15 (Thursday) 2021 - April 23 (Friday) 2021
Where

Jever (DEU)

Event details

Disabled Aircraft Recovery Training
The training provides basic aircraft recovery techniques to the nations. It is open to EATC nations and invited parties.

(*) Due to the international health crisis caused by the spread of COVID-19, EATC regrets to inform you that the DART 2021 is cancelled.

Apr 13
ETAP-I 21-3
When
April 13 (Tuesday) 2021 - April 16 (Friday) 2021
Where

Orleans (FRA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective: assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Apr 13
AG meeting
When
April 13 (Tuesday) 2021 - April 14 (Wednesday) 2021
Where

EATC - Eindhoven

Event details

The Advisory Group (AG) advices the EATC Commander on EATC issues and assists him in implementing commonly decided policy. It meets on a regular basis under the chairmanship of one of the member nations.

Apr 13
Budget and Finance Committee
When
April 13 (Tuesday) 2021
Where

EATC - Eindhoven

Event details

Budget and Finance Committee
The committee gathers the financial representatives from the member nations. Objective : to advise the Air Chiefs on financial matters and to propose the multinational budget for the upcoming year.

Mar 31
EATC Study Conference
When
March 31 (Wednesday) 2021
Where

Eindhoven (NL)

Event details

EATC study conference

The aim of the conference is to decide to launch new studies, to inform EATC member nations about the current status of ongoing studies and to decide to close finalized studies.

Mar 09
ETAP-C 21-1
When
March 09 (Tuesday) 2021 - March 26 (Friday) 2021
Where

LANZAROTE  (ESP)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Course
ETAP-C 20-1 offers two courses :
1. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course
2. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Night
Objective : to train tactical airlift qualified crews in a theatre deployment scenario and mind-set, including air land and airdrop missions, threats up to radar guided surface to air missile and air to air, both daylight and night time.
ETAP-C is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Jan 25
ETAP-I 21-2
When
January 25 (Monday) 2021 - January 29 (Friday) 2021
Where

Pisa (ITA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective : assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Jan 18
ETAP-I 21-1
When
January 18 (Monday) 2021 - January 22 (Friday) 2021
Where

Pisa (ITA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective : assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Dec 01
ETAP-I 20-4
When
December 01 (Tuesday) 2020 - December 04 (Friday) 2020
Where

Pisa (ITA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective: assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

 

Nov 24
ETAP-I 20-3
When
November 24 (Tuesday) 2020 - November 27 (Friday) 2020
Where

Pisa (ITA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective: assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Nov 03
Combined meeting GH, DG & CLC 20-2 (*)
When
November 03 (Tuesday) 2020 - November 05 (Thursday) 2020
Where

TBC

Event details

Combined meeting “Ground Handling, Dangerous Goods & Cargo Loading Clearance”
The aim of the meeting is to discuss current topics in the area of interest.

(*) Due to the international health crisis caused by the spread of COVID-19, EATC regrets to inform you that the Operations Manual conference is postponed in 2021 to a later date to be confirmed.

Oct 20
Operations Manual conference (*)
When
October 20 (Tuesday) 2020 - October 31 (Saturday) 2020
Where

Eindhoven (NLD)

Event details

Operations Manual conference
Objective: to discuss the subparts of EATC’s “Operational Manual” and to harmonise rules and regulations for the entire mission process in combined operations or exercises. The conference gathers representatives from EATC’s member nations.

(*) Due to the international health crisis caused by the spread of COVID-19, EATC regrets to inform you that the Operations Manual conference is postponed in 2021 to a later date to be confirmed.

Oct 17
EART 2020 (*)
When
October 17 (Saturday) 2020 - October 30 (Friday) 2020
Where

(ESP)

Event details

European Air Refuelling Training
EART is a multinational tanker training in conjunction with a large fighter exercise. The training objectives are based on the requests from EATC’s member nations. The training addresses basic and advanced crews.

(*) Due to the international health crisis caused by the spread of COVID-19, EATC regrets to inform you that the European Air Refuelling Training 2020 is cancelled.

Oct 06
Budget and Finance Committee 20-2
When
October 06 (Tuesday) 2020 - October 07 (Wednesday) 2020
Where

Soesterberg (NLD)

Event details

Budget and Finance Committee
The committee gathers the financial representatives from the member nations. Objective: to advise the Air Chiefs on financial matters and to propose the multinational budget for the upcoming year.

Oct 01
ETAP-S (*)
When
October 01 (Thursday) 2020 - October 04 (Sunday) 2020
Where

Eindhoven (NLD)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Symposium
ETAP-S is organised by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza).
Objective: to discuss tactical airlift subjects among experts from the nations participating in the programme as well as from third parties, such as EATC, EDA, etc...

 (*) Due to the international health crisis caused by the spread of COVID-19, EATC regrets to inform you that ETAP-S is cancelled.

Sep 24
MATRAC
When
September 24 (Thursday) 2020
Where

Eindhoven (NLD)

Event details

Multinational Air Transport Committee
The MATraC is the EATC’s highest decision-making body and gathers representative of the air force authority of the member nations. The MATraC appoints the commander EATC and gives directives to him.

Sep 24
10th anniversary – official activities
When
September 24 (Thursday) 2020
Where

Eindhoven (NLD)

Event details

upon invitation

Sep 24
Change of command ceremony
When
September 24 (Thursday) 2020
Where

Eindhoven (NLD)

Event details

upon invitation

Sep 21
CATT 2020
When
September 21 (Monday) 2020 - September 25 (Friday) 2020
Where

Villafranca di Verona (ITA)

Event details

Combined Air Terminal Training
The training addresses junior handlers and junior officers.
Objective: to give first impressions in a multinational framework and to strengthen existing skills in multinational ground handling and air terminal operations environment.
The course includes theoretical and practical modules based on EATC’s EGOM. It is open to EATC and EAG nations.

 

 

Sep 18
10th anniversary event - Eindhoven Liberation Day
When
September 18 (Friday) 2020
Where

Eindhoven (NLD)

Event details

10th anniversary event - Eindhoven Liberation Day
This event will take place in the framework of the City of Eindhoven celebration.

Sep 13
ETAP-C 20-4
When
September 13 (Sunday) 2020 - September 25 (Friday) 2020
Where

Zaragoza (ESP)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Single Aircraft Course
Objective: to train tactical airlift qualified crews in a theatre deployment scenario and mind-set, including air land and airdrop missions, threats up to radar guided surface to air missile and air to air. Only daylight course.
ETAP-C is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Jun 16
ACATT 2020 (*)
When
June 16 (Tuesday) 2020 - June 25 (Thursday) 2020
Where

Altenstadt (DEU)

Event details

Advanced Combined Air Terminal Training
The training aims to increase the level of knowledge, skills and expertise in ground handling and air terminal operations. It includes theoretical and practical modules based on EATC’s EGOM.
The course is open to EATC and EAG nations. It addresses experienced NCOs or junior officers.

(*) Due to the international health crisis caused by the spread of COVID-19, EATC regrets to inform you that the Advanced Combined Air Terminal Training  is cancelled.

Jun 15
ETAP-T 2020 (*)
When
June 15 (Monday) 2020 - June 26 (Friday) 2020
Where

Pisa (ITA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Training
ETAP-T is an air mobility specific block training event, organized in a non-permanent environment and à la carte.
Objective : to offer flexible training in a variety of tactical airlift disciplines.
ETAP-T is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

(*) Due to the international health crisis caused by the spread of COVID-19, EATC regrets to inform you that the European Tactical Airlift Programme – Training is cancelled. 

Jun 13
10th anniversary – family event (*)
When
June 13 (Saturday) 2020
Where

Eindhoven (NLD)

Event details

10th anniversary family event
EATC celebrates the 10th anniversary with current and former personnel and their families.
Former members of EATC may contact the EATC welfare office for further information (Social.Event.Committee@eatc-mil.com).

(*) Due to the international health crisis caused by the spread of COVID-19, EATC regrets to inform you that the 10th Anniversary family event is postponed. Further details will be published soon.

Jun 04
Budget and Finance Committee 20-1 (*)
When
June 04 (Thursday) 2020
Where

Eindhoven (NLD)

Event details

Budget and Finance Committee
The committee gathers the financial representatives from the member nations. Objective : to advise the Air Chiefs on financial matters and to propose the multinational budget for the upcoming year.

(*) Due to the international health crisis caused by the spread of COVID-19, EATC regrets to inform you that the Budget and Finance Committee is cancelled. 

May 17
ETAP-C 20-3 (*)
When
May 17 (Sunday) 2020 - May 29 (Friday) 2020
Where

Orléans (FRA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme
This “Element Lead Course” provides training to a qualified wingman.
Objective : to perform a mission as an element leader in operational theater, including threats up to radar guided surface to air missile and air to air.                            

ETAP-C is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

(*) Due to the international health crisis caused by the spread of COVID-19, EATC regrets to inform you that ETAP-C 20-3 is cancelled.

May 12
Combined meeting GH, DG & CLC 20-1 (*)
When
May 12 (Tuesday) 2020 - May 14 (Thursday) 2020
Where

Eindhoven (NLD)

Event details

Combined meeting “Ground Handling, Dangerous Goods & Cargo Loading Clearance”
The aim of the meeting is to discuss current topics in the area of interest.

(*) Due to the international health crisis caused by the spread of COVID-19, EATC regrets to inform you that the Combined meeting will be done  only via video conference.

May 11
DART 2020 (*)
When
May 11 (Monday) 2020 - May 15 (Friday) 2020
Where

Villafranca di Verona (ITA)

Event details

Disabled Aircraft Recovery Training
The training provides basic aircraft recovery techniques to the nations. It is open to EATC nations and invited parties.

(*) Due to the international health crisis caused by the spread of COVID-19, EATC regrets to inform you that the DART 2020 is cancelled. 

Apr 22
Study conference 2020 (*)
When
April 22 (Wednesday) 2020
Where

Eindhoven (NLD)

Event details

EATC study conference
The aim of the conference is to decide to launch new studies, to inform EATC member nations about the current status of ongoing studies and to decide to close finalized studies.

(*) Due to the international health crisis caused by the spread of COVID-19, EATC regrets to inform you that the annual Study Conference is postponed. Further details will be published soon.

 

Mar 31
Planning conference (*)
When
March 31 (Tuesday) 2020 - April 01 (Wednesday) 2020
Where

Eindhoven (NLD)

Event details

Planning conference
The conference is twofold gathering :
1. training experts
2. and actors responsible for the operational process.

Objective of the training syndicate : to prospect the national training calendar and to detect opportunities for cross participation in national trainings of the current year and the year ahead.
Objective of the operational syndicate: to give feedback of the last 6 month operations, to update the operational process, and to discuss relevant topics regarding operations scheduled for following months ahead.

(*) Due to the international health crisis caused by the spread of COVID-19, EATC regrets to inform you that the Planning Conference is postponed. Further details will be published soon.

Feb 19
Pilot In Command Under Supervision - PICUS event
When
February 19 (Wednesday) 2020
Where

Eindhoven (NLD)

Event details

Pilot in command under supervision event
The objective is to give a thorough introduction to operational processes and functional areas of EATC’s daily business. Target : pilots from the member nations during their transition phase from co-pilot to aircraft captain/commander.

Feb 09
ETAP-C 20-1
When
February 09 (Sunday) 2020 - February 21 (Friday) 2020
Where

Zaragoza (ESP)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Course
ETAP-C 20-1 offers two courses :
1. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course
2. the ETAP Single Aircraft Course Night
Objective : to train tactical airlift qualified crews in a theatre deployment scenario and mind-set, including air land and airdrop missions, threats up to radar guided surface to air missile and air to air, both daylight and night time.
ETAP-C is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Jan 29
National PECC Meeting
When
January 29 (Wednesday) 2020 - January 31 (Friday) 2020
Where

Eindhoven (NLD)

Event details

National Patient Evacuation Coordination Cell meeting
The meeting aims to discuss procedures, to find solutions to arising problems, to outline the way ahead for further development of the multinational cooperation and to network in the domain of strategic aeromedical evacuation.

Jan 28
Pilot In Command Under Supervision - PICUS event
When
January 28 (Tuesday) 2020
Where

Eindhoven (NLD)

Event details

Pilot in command under supervision event
The objective is to give a thorough introduction to operational processes and functional areas of EATC’s daily business. Target : pilots from the member nations during their transition phase from co-pilot to aircraft captain/commander.

Jan 21
ETAP-I 20-2
When
January 21 (Tuesday) 2020 - January 24 (Friday) 2020
Where

Pisa (ITA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective : assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Jan 14
ETAP-I 20-1
When
January 14 (Tuesday) 2020 - January 17 (Friday) 2020
Where

Pisa (ITA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Instructor Pilots
The course aims to standardise training skills and ability for tactical cockpit instructors.
Objective : assist the crew in flight preparation, accompany the flight and provide verbal instructions, debrief the crew on all aspects of mission preparation and execution and evaluate the crew’s performance in regard with the syllabus requirements.
ETAP-I is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Dec 01
National PECC meeting
When
December 01 (Sunday) 2019 - December 31 (Tuesday) 2019
Where

Eindhoven (NL)

Event details

Date TBC

Nov 12
European Tactical Airlift Programme (ETAP) - I 19-4
When
November 12 (Tuesday) 2019 - November 15 (Friday) 2019
Where

Pisa (IT)

Event details

Courses for instructor pilots (ETAP-I)

Nov 05
European Tactical Airlift Programme (ETAP) - I 19-3
When
November 05 (Tuesday) 2019 - November 08 (Friday) 2019
Where

Pisa (IT)

Event details

Courses for instructor pilots (ETAP-I)

Nov 05
Combined GH & CLC meeting
When
November 05 (Tuesday) 2019 - November 07 (Thursday) 2019
Where

Rome (IT)

Event details
Nov 01
Planning Conference
When
November 01 (Friday) 2019 - November 30 (Saturday) 2019
Where

Eindhoven (NL)

Event details

Date TBC

Oct 21
European Tactical Airlift Programme (ETAP) - S
When
October 21 (Monday) 2019 - October 25 (Friday) 2019
Where

Lisbon (PT)

Event details

A yearly symposium discussing the common European procedures and facilitates the exchange of experience between the different nations.

Sep 26
MEAT Coordination Board
When
September 26 (Thursday) 2019
Where

Eindhoven (NL)

Event details
Sep 23
Combined Air Terminal Training (CATT)
When
September 23 (Monday) 2019 - September 27 (Friday) 2019
Where

Villafrance (IT)

Event details

Course in the field of Combined Air Terminal Operations (CATO). Basic interoperable training for junior air movements personnel. Providing junior ground handlers with the skills and knowledge necessary to integrate successfully into a multinational environment.

Sep 09
European Tactical Airlift Programme (ETAP) - C 19-4
When
September 09 (Monday) 2019 - September 20 (Friday) 2019
Where

Zaragoza (ES)

Event details

Tactical training courses for crew members (ETAP-C)

Jun 24
Disabled Aircraft Recovery Training (DART)
When
June 24 (Monday) 2019 - June 28 (Friday) 2019
Where

St. Mawgan (UK)

Event details

A multinational training in the domain of aircraft recovery, allowing crews to stay sufficiently trained in the area of aircraft recovery, familiarize less experienced crews with air recovery skills pooling and sharing equipment.

Jun 16
European Tactical Airlift Programme (ETAP) - T
When
June 16 (Sunday) 2019 - June 28 (Friday) 2019
Where

Zaragoza (ES)

Event details

Airlift trainings within ETAP programme.

Jun 15
ETAP-T 2020
When
June 15 (Saturday) 2019 - June 26 (Wednesday) 2019
Where

Pisa (ITA)

Event details

European Tactical Airlift Programme – Training
ETAP-T is an air mobility specific block training event, organized in a non-permanent environment and à la carte.
Objective: to offer flexible training in a variety of tactical airlift disciplines.
ETAP-T is led by the European Tactical Airlift Centre (Zaragoza) and supported by EATC.

Jun 13
10th anniversary –family event
When
June 13 (Thursday) 2019
Where

Eindhoven (NLD)

Event details

10th anniversary family event
EATC celebrates the 10th anniversary with current and former personnel and their families. Former members of EATC may contact the EATC welfare office for further information (Social.Event.Committee@eatc-mil.com).

Jun 04
Planning Conference
When
June 04 (Tuesday) 2019 - June 05 (Wednesday) 2019
Where

Eindhoven (NL)

Event details
May 07
Advanced Combined Air Terminal Training (ACATT)
When
May 07 (Tuesday) 2019 - May 16 (Thursday) 2019
Where

Altenstadt (DE)

Event details

A course in the field op Combined Air Terminal Operations (CATO), aiming at training handlers in a multinatinoal framework, strengthening existing skills and improving interoperability within the nations.

Apr 29
European Tactical Airlift Programme (ETAP) - C 19-3
When
April 29 (Monday) 2019 - May 11 (Saturday) 2019
Where

Orleans (FRA)

Event details

Tactical training courses for crew members (ETAP-C)

 

Apr 19
EART 2019
When
April 19 (Friday) 2019 - April 27 (Saturday) 2019
Where

Eindhoven Airbase

 

 

Event details

European Air Refuelling Training

Mar 20
Study conference
When
March 20 (Wednesday) 2019
Where

Testing 123
Eindhoven (NL)

Event details

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Mar 04
Operational User Group A400M
When
March 04 (Monday) 2019 - March 05 (Tuesday) 2019
Where

Wunstorf (DEU)

Event details

Operational User Group A400M
The OUG is a forum of A400M nations, including four EATC nations. The objective is to exchange best practice with a specific focus on the operational and technical domain. Topics include operational aircraft documentation, mission planning and preparation, sharing of mission data as well as engineering.

Feb 18
EGOM workshop
When
February 18 (Monday) 2019 - February 21 (Thursday) 2019
Where

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Event details

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