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NATO: Central Asian Nations Approve Afghanistan Exit Routes

NATO: Central Asian Nations Approve Afghanistan Exit Routes

NATO has reached agreements with Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan to allow troops and equipment to transit these Central Asian nations to and from Afghanistan, NATO’s secretary general said yesterday. “These agreements will give us a range of new options and […]


Russia Wants Missile Defense Guarantees – Putin

Russia Wants Missile Defense Guarantees – Putin

Russia will hold partner-like dialogue on missile defense with Western countries if it has guarantees that the missile shield is not directed against it, President Vladimir Putin said on Friday. “We are constantly being told that the missile defense system […]


Missile defense system for Europe and potential threat to Russia

Missile defense system for Europe and potential threat to Russia

The first phase of the missile defense system deployment possesses something of a “preparatory” nature. The main task at this stage is to work out the warning and target designation systems, and to organize interaction between command instances. The third […]


US, Bulgarian Airmen strengthen ties during exercise

US, Bulgarian Airmen strengthen ties during exercise

More than 500 U.S. Airmen and two dozen F-16 Fighting Falcons from the 31st Fighter Wing here recently returned from a deployment to Graf Ignatievo Air Base, Bulgaria, where they spent a month conducting bi-lateral training with Bulgarian Airmen during […]


Afghans ‘concerned’ over airforce as NATO pulls out

Afghans ‘concerned’ over airforce as NATO pulls out

Afghanistan’s defence ministry has expressed concern over the slow pace of developing its airforce ahead of a scheduled withdrawal of NATO troops and equipment, the government said Sunday. More than a dozen transport aircraft provided to the Afghan airforce by […]


Air Force, NATO fly to protect Iceland’s air sovereignty

Air Force, NATO fly to protect Iceland’s air sovereignty

Airmen from Nevada to Germany are currently deployed here to conduct Icelandic air policing missions until June 7. The 493rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron, which is made up of U.S. Air Force and other North Atlantic Treaty Organization personnel, is a […]


Boeing to Modernize Flight Deck and Avionics for US and NATO AWACS

Boeing to Modernize Flight Deck and Avionics for US and NATO AWACS

The Boeing Company has received a $368 million Engineering, Manufacturing and Development (EMD) contract to develop a design that modernizes the flight deck and avionics of the U.S. and NATO E-3 707 Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft fleet. […]


Summit Charts NATO Course In Afghanistan, For Future

Summit Charts NATO Course In Afghanistan, For Future

NATO hasn’t just endured, it has thrived, President Barack Obama said at the conclusion of the alliance’s summit in Chicago today. Alliance and partner-nation leaders met in the Windy City and covered a range of issues from Afghanistan to missile […]


NATO Declares Interim Missile Defence Capability

NATO Declares Interim Missile Defence Capability

NATO leaders declared that the Alliance now has an interim ballistic missile defence capability at their Summit in Chicago on 21 May, marking the first step in the development of a NATO missile defence system. At the last NATO Summit, […]


 
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