The Minister of Defence of the Federal Republic of Germany and the Minister of Defence of the Kingdom of the Netherlands
convinced that in support of the Defence Capabilities Initiative and the European Headline Goal European Allies need to develop innovative, efficient and more effective approaches in order to overcome capability shortfalls,
resolved to strengthen European capabilities, in particular in the area of strategic airlift, using a collective approach,
intending to support efforts among European Nations to establish a pool of European strategic airlift capabilities,
confident that the present initiative, which enables the Netherlands to call upon Germany to facilitate...