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January
Change at the top for New Zealand Defence Force
February
Whenuapai airfield upgrade
Accident in Afghanistan - 1st NZDF statement
Tactical flying for Hercules exercise
ACCIDENT IN AFGHANISTAN – 2nd NZDF statement
ACCIDENT IN AFGHANISTAN – 3rd NZDF statement
CHRISTCHURCH EARTHQUAKE - NZ DEFENCE FORCE – UPDATE 1
CHRISTCHURCH EARTHQUAKE - NZ DEFENCE FORCE - UPDATE 2
CHRISTCHURCH EARTHQUAKE - NZ DEFENCE FORCE - UPDATE 3
CHRISTCHURCH EARTHQUAKE - NZ DEFENCE FORCE - UPDATE 4
CHRISTCHURCH EARTHQUAKE - NZ DEFENCE FORCE – UPDATE 5
CHRISTCHURCH EARTHQUAKE - NZ DEFENCE FORCE – UPDATE 6
CHRISTCHURCH EARTHQUAKE - NZ DEFENCE FORCE - UPDATE 7
CHRISTCHURCH EARTHQUAKE – NZ DEFENCE FORCE – UPDATE 8
CHRISTCHURCH EARTHQUAKE – NZ DEFENCE FORCE – UPDATE 9
CHRISTCHURCH EARTHQUAKE – NZ DEFENCE FORCE – UPDATE 10
CHRISTCHURCH EARTHQUAKE – NZ DEFENCE FORCE – UPDATE 11
March
CHRISTCHURCH EARTHQUAKE – NZ DEFENCE FORCE – UPDATE 12
CHRISTCHURCH EARTHQUAKE - NZ DEFENCE FORCE - UPDATE 13
CHRISTCHURCH EARTHQUAKE - NZ DEFENCE FORCE - UPDATE 14
Adrenalin-packed prizes for Anzac art competition
Burnham graduates stand strong
Singapore Armed Forces assistance appreciated
New Chief of Air Force announced
Send an Anzac message to Kiwi Forces
New Zealand Defence Force prepares for Pacific mission
Air Force tribute for anniversary church service
April
New Plymouth Old Boy to attend Gallipoli commemorations
Employer support recognised at Awards ceremony
Air Force to test flares off East Coast
USS CLEVELAND joins HMNZS CANTERBURY in Tonga
Applications open for new NZ Defence Service Medal
Air Force pilots get their wings
Defence Force personnel support Poppy Day
Commander Joint Forces change of command ceremony
Anzac Commemorations for Wellington
Soldier, citizen, doctor, humanitarian – a true Anzac
Air Force flies in for Classic Fighters Air show
Anzac Day remembered in NZ and around the world
Anzac Day Air Force Search and Rescue a success
Air Force recruits graduate with flying colours
Arrival of the RNZAF P3K2 Orion
Introduction into Service ceremony: Air Force P-3K2 Orion Aircraft
May
Statement by Chief of Defence Force re NZSAS
Air Force welcomes upgraded P-3K2 Orion
Operation Anzac Spirit prizegiving
Applications flood in for NZ Defence Service Medal
Opening of helicopter hangar and welcome ceremony for new A109 Light Utility helicopters
Historic flight for maritime aircraft
Night flying exercise gets underway
Air Force's new helicopters and hangar unveiled
General Petraeus visits NZ provincial reconstruction team in Afghanistan
Battle for Crete remembered
Air Force and French parachute exercise
Youth Development Unit helping to keep Upper Hutt beautiful
70th Anniversary of the Battle of Crete commemorated
June
Defence personnel named in Queen's Birthday Honours
Variety show to showcase great talent for a great cause
Forces face off for Men's Health Week
NZ Defence Force Sports Awards 2010
Defence Force rebalances structure
July
Air Force takes on Southern mountains - Media day Exercise Blackbird
Using new technology to attract future recruits
Stormy skies slow but don't halt Air Force alpine flying
Wellington Food Bank benefit from forces fundraiser
RNZAF pilot's helmet returned after nearly 60 years in the Netherlands
August
Vietnam Veterans' Commemoration
Sixty year olds can now apply for new medal
NZSAS TROOPER KILLED IN KABUL
NZ Airman Honoured at French Ceremony
NZDF release name of SAS trooper killed in attack - Statement 3
Air Force wins top place in US exercise
New Governor-General of New Zealand to be sworn in
September
Former local student helps NZ Air Force team win tactical competition against US Air Force
NZ Defence Force Rugby team embark on their quest
Kiwis depart for six month deployment to Afghanistan
Red checkers kicks off its display season close to home with Rugby World Cup teasers
Battle of Britain commemoration
Kiwis return from deployment to Afghanistan
Red Checkers To Fly Over Wellington Harbour
NZSAS Afghanistan - Death of a trooper: Release 1
Otago Highlanders coaching staff called in to prepare the NZDF Rugby team for the IRDC 2011
NZSAS Afghanistan: Death of a trooper - Media Conference Release 2
Red checkers display to Wellington’s advantage on Sunday
October
NZ SAS - Return of LCPL Leon Smith - Release 5
NZ and US operation for Tokelau drought relief
Another victory for NZDF Rugby
Defence Force assist Maritime NZ emergency response
Aerobatic displays over Auckland harbour this weekend
Defence Force continues to assist Maritime NZ and emergency response to MV RENA
Defence Force assists drought stricken Tuvalu
Defence Force continues to assist Maritime NZ and emergency response to MV RENA - Update
Airtrainer investigation completed
Red Checkers mark the sky in support of the All Blacks
Five Power Defence Arrangement (FPDA) Exercise
Tempo of war games increasing
Kiwis depart for 6 month deployment to Timor-Leste
First landing on HMNZS CANTERBURY for new Air Force helicopter
November
Rugby World Cup highlight for RNZAF Saxophonist Andre Paris
RNZAF Conductor keen to join Wairarapa Music Scene
Air Force Trumpeter Extraordinaire
Kiwis return from six month deployment to Timor-Leste
ISF remembers fallen comrades
NZ Defence Force personnel receive US medals
New A109 helicopter training simulator for Air Force

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