Military of Austria

related topics
{service, military, aircraft}
{war, force, army}
{country, population, people}
{ship, engine, design}
{law, state, case}
{style, bgcolor, rowspan}

The Österreichisches Bundesheer (German for "Federal Army of Austria", officially referred to as the Austrian Armed Forces in English), is the name for the military of the Republic of Austria.

The main branches are the Land Forces Command (Kommando Landstreitkräfte; KdoLaSK), Air Command (Kommando Luftstreitkräfte; KdoLuSK), Mission Support (Kommando Einsatzunterstützung; KdoEU), International Missions (Kommando Internationale Einsätze; KdoIE), Command Support (Kommando Führungsunterstützung; KdoFüU) and Special Forces Command (Kommando Spezialeinsatzkräfte; KdoSEK).[1]

Austria, a landlocked country, today has no navy; in the period 1958 to 2006 however the Austrian army operated a naval squadron of patrol boats on the River Danube. That duty has been assumed by the Bundespolizei (Federal Police).


Full article ▸

related documents
Vietnam People's Army
Çevik Bir
Military of Italy
Sholto Douglas, 1st Baron Douglas of Kirtleside
Military of Chile
Hal Moore
Military of Monaco
Military of Mongolia
Military of Equatorial Guinea
George Wade
Royal Armoured Corps
A. Peter Dewey
Military of Tunisia
Military of Barbados
Military of Comoros
Military of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Edward Higgins White
Hapag-Lloyd Flug
Military of Madagascar
Military of the Gambia
Military of the Falkland Islands
Military of Bolivia
Military of Turkmenistan
United States Department of Health and Human Services
Commandant of the Marine Corps
Vern Clark