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Innovative Simulator Solution Enhances Training

Innovative Simulator Solution Enhances Training

A significant milestone for remotely piloted aircraft was ushered in July 10, with the first student sortie in an innovative T-6 Texan II simulator. The new setup has dramatically increased the ability to train remotely piloted aircraft pilots, and the […]


VX-1 Flies P-8 Poseidon During RIMPAC 2012

VX-1 Flies P-8 Poseidon During RIMPAC 2012

The P-8A Poseidon jet, a replacement maritime patrol aircraft for the P-3C Orion, made its Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) exercise debut this year, flown by two air crews from Air Test and Evaluation Squadron (VX) 1 at Marine Corps […]


571st MSAS, Colombia Air Force Prepare for Red Flag Exercise

571st MSAS, Colombia Air Force Prepare for Red Flag Exercise

With the Air Force continuously evolving, an emphasis has been placed on building partnerships and exchanging ideas with nations around the world. The 571st Mobility Support Advisory Squadron recently completed a 4-week Air Mobility Command Building Partner Capacity mission to […]


Training exercises enhance international relations

Training exercises enhance international relations

Central Colombia and southern Nevada are vastly different locations. The terrain, weather and operational environments between each location vary to the extremes. So what drives an air force to briefly trade the jungles of South America for the desert of […]


Polish F-16s Attend Red Flag Alaska for First Time

Polish F-16s Attend Red Flag Alaska for First Time

After training six years with specially designed F-16 Fighting Falcons, Polish air force “Tigers” traveled half the world over in their first transatlantic voyage to Alaska to experience world-class training at RED FLAG-Alaska 12-2. In only a few weeks, the […]


US unveils anti-mine operation near Gulf

US unveils anti-mine operation near Gulf

The United States and about 20 other nations will hold a major anti-mine operation near the Gulf in September, the Pentagon said Tuesday, after Iran threatened it could block oil shipments. The maneuvers, including a symposium on mine countermeasures, will […]


Taiwan tests new weapons in China war simulation

Taiwan tests new weapons in China war simulation

Taiwan for the first time Monday tested how a fleet of advanced submarine hunting aircraft and attack helicopters would be utilised in the event of an attack by rival China, officials and media said. The weapons were included at the […]


Saab to Invest In Gripen Fighter Weapon School In South Africa

Saab to Invest In Gripen Fighter Weapon School In South Africa

Saab is to invest in an advanced training centre for experienced fighter pilots initially from Gripen countries and its user air forces, at Air Force Base Overberg in South Africa. The Gripen Fighter Weapon School is an initiative from Saab […]


Indonesian Air Force Orders Second Batch of A-29 Super Tucano Airplanes

Indonesian Air Force Orders  Second Batch of A-29 Super Tucano Airplanes

The Indonesian Air Force has signed a commercial contract for a second batch of eight light attack and tactical training A-29 Super Tucano. The order also includes a flight simulator that will be used for instructing and training Indonesian pilots. […]


 
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