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Falcon Leap 2019
Latest update: January 2019
As 2019 marks the 75th anniversary of WWII Operation Market Garden several activities will be held. The Falcon Leap exercise which normally takes place three days prior to the commemoration jumps is now taking place for two weeks.

1.500 paratroopers will take part in the exercise and commemoration jumps (previous years 600-750).

Exercise Falcon Leap was held from Monday September 9 until Friday September 20.
Participants Falcon Leap 2019
Country: Aircraft: No. aircraft Squadron / Wing: Airbase: Comments:
France     TBC TBC  
Germany     TBC TBC  
Italy     TBC TBC  
Netherlands C-130H / C-130H.30   336 squadron Eindhoven  
Poland     TBC TBC  
United Kingdom     TBC TBC  
United States     TBC TBC  
Total   0


Above countries are expected to send aircraft (as they will participate with their paratroopers). Aircraft types and squadrons are To Be Confirmed (TBC).
Missions and jump locations  
Jump locations: Date Planned missions: Executed missions: Mission rate Time
TBC September 9       TBC
TBC September 10       TBC
TBC September 11       TBC
TBC September 12       TBC
TBC September 13       TBC
TBC September 16       TBC
TBC September 17       TBC
TBC September 18       TBC
TBC September 19       TBC
TBC September 20       TBC
Total   0 0 0,0%

Jump locations and times To Be Confirmed. Groesbeek (near Nijmegen) and the Ginkelse heide are two landing zones which will be used.