Chinese fighter jets harass Dutch frigate in East China Sea | Airlines

The Dutch Ministry of Defense reported on June 7, 2024, that two Chinese fighter jets harassed the Dutch frigate HNLMS Tromp in the East China Sea.

Additionally, a pair of Chinese fighter jets and a helicopter approached the ship’s NH90 maritime attack helicopter while on patrol, creating a potentially unsafe situation in international airspace.

The Dutch Ministry shared photos depicting a Xi’an JH-7 “Flounder” two-seater ground attack aircraft and a Harbin Z-19 attack helicopter.

HNLMS Tromp was patrolling the East China Sea as part of a multinational UN group monitoring maritime sanctions enforcement against North Korea, per UN Security Council resolutions. Despite the incident, HNLMS Tromp continued its mission and sailed towards Japan.

HNLMS Tromp (Credit: Dutch Ministry of Defence)

Escalating interference in UN sanctions enforcement efforts

Similar incidents have occurred recently within the same UN mission. On May 4, 2024, the Australian guided-missile destroyer HMAS Hobart faced interference from a PLAAF J-10 fighter while its MH-60R Seahawk helicopter was conducting routine operations in the Yellow Sea…


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