LCW Logistics Center Woensdrecht

The F-35 warehousing as well as the F-35  integrated logistics solutions are based on a new, state of the art, safe, secure and compliant warehousing location staffed by Defense and logistics industry. 


The warehouse of Logistics Center Woensdrecht (LCW) is based on Main Support Base Woensdrecht. LCW is the reliable Defense Partner, Knowledge Center and Depot for (Air) Weapon Systems, Communication Systems and Mission Support. LCW performs Logistic Services, System Integration and MRO&U and – based on the synergy between its technical and logistical expertise – utilizes its capabilities to support Operational Users (Air Force, Navy, Army) and other Partners, both nationally and internationally. LCW is improving the quality of customer service and the cost to serve by maximizing the utilization of its state-of-the art facilities and equipment and its depot capabilities thru close collaboration with OEMs and local industries. Based upon best value business cases and in close collaboration with OEMs (i.e.Boeing, Elbit Systems of America, Terma) and local industry LCW has created a regional MRO&U support center at Woensdrecht for other military customers. The Airframe MRO&U capabilities and competences of the LCW are:


F-16 Maintenance and modification programs including the program management and lead of the eet programs (i.e. : Falcon Up, Falcon STAR, MLU, M5, FACE). In the near future LCW will be responsible for the program management and execution of the Apache MLU and Chinook upgrade programs

  • • Intermediate Level Maintenance (phase inspections) for F-16, Chinook, Apache, Cougar, PC-7.
  • • On-site support for the RNLAF/depot eld team (world wide support)
  • • Maintenance Engineering and Production Engineering
  • • Military Quality System compliant with EASA/FAA (145) regulations
  • • Logistics, component maintenance, airframe MRO&U and airbase facilities at one location (synergy)
  • • Airbase infrastructure (airstrip and security)
  • • Air Force maintenance training center at same location