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Welcoming words by Air General Miguel Ángel Villarroya:
Spain's CHOD - Air General Miguel Ángel Villarroya


Dear reader:

I would like to welcome you to the website of the Defence Staff, so that you may know who we are, what we do and why our work is so important in your daily life: your Armed Forces protect your freedom, security and well-being, allowing the normal development of your daily life.

Here you will learn about the Defence Staff, the body through which I exercise command of the operational structure of the Armed Forces, which also has the necessary capabilities to command and develop military operations and to define military strategy and future capabilities.

The Defence Staff means "the joint" of the Armed Forces; it realizes the union of the Army, the Navy and the Air Force in operations, both abroad and homeland in permanent operations.

All this activity generates an important volume of information that I want to share with you, in a rigorous and precise way, through this channel and through social networks in which we are active.

Without further ado, I invite you to browse through the different sections and contents of this website.

Thank you very much.