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Russian Military to Hold Over 1,000 Drills in June-October

Russian Military to Hold Over 1,000 Drills in June-October

The Russian Armed Forces will conduct over 1,000 command-and-staff and tactical exercises during the summer training period from June to November this year, the Defense Ministry said. The summer training will focus on improving interoperability of all branches of the […]


Royal Saudi Air Force Selects Pilatus PC-21 for Pilot Training

Royal Saudi Air Force Selects Pilatus PC-21 for Pilot Training

Pilatus Aircraft Ltd is pleased to announce that a contract has been signed with BAE Systems to supply the Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF) with a fleet of 55 Pilatus PC-21 turboprop aircraft, together with an integrated ground based training […]


Tiger Helicopters Resume Flying Operations

Tiger Helicopters Resume Flying Operations

The Australian Army’s fleet of Armed Reconnaissance Helicopters (ARH) has returned to regular training activities following the lifting of a temporary suspension that was put in place on 16 May 2012. The suspension was put in place following the detection […]


Indian Air Force Selects Pilatus PC-7 MkII Training System

Indian Air Force Selects Pilatus PC-7 MkII Training System

Pilatus Aircraft Ltd is proud to announce that the Indian Air Force has entered today into a contract in excess of 500 Million Swiss Francs to procure a fleet of 75 PC-7 MkII turboprop aircraft, together with an integrated ground […]


Training missile falls from Army chopper in Texas: US

A new Apache Block III aircraft lifts off the runway at the Boeing complex in Mesa, Ariz. The AH-64 Apache Block III next-generation attack helicopter is finishing up its Initial Operational Test and Evaluation at Fort Irwin, Calif., and should be ready to deploy with Soldiers sometime next year. Photo Credit: PEO Aviation

A US Army Apache helicopter accidentally dropped an inactive missile over central Texas, forcing dozens of homes to be evacuated, officials said Wednesday. No one was injured in the incident in which residents in Killeen told police they saw an […]


Phoenix Express 2012 Continues Multinational Training

Phoenix Express 2012 Continues Multinational Training

Sailors assigned to guided-missile frigate USS Simpson (FFG 56) participated in a multinational training exercise aboard the Hellenic navy training ship Aris at the NATO Maritime Interdiction Operations Training Center (NMIOTC) in support of exercise Phoenix Express 2012 (PE12) in […]


US insists Iraq police training not being scrapped

US insists Iraq police training not being scrapped

The US embassy in Baghdad insisted on Sunday it had no plans to shut down a multi-billion-dollar police training programme that it said was a “vital part” of its enormous civilian mission here. Responding to a New York Times report […]


Test pilot school adds cyberspace to test and evaluation training

Test pilot school adds cyberspace to test and evaluation training

The U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School has a long, rich history of educating the best of the best in air and space. Apollo 13 astronaut, Fred Haise; X-15 pilot, Joe Engle; and the first man to break the sound […]


Olympics: UK military prepare for ’9/11-type attack’

Olympics: UK military prepare for ’9/11-type attack’

British military commanders said they were training to deal with a “9/11-type attack” as they launched a major exercise Wednesday to test their readiness for the 2012 London Olympics. As jet fighters took to the sky with nine weeks to […]


 
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