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737 AEW&C Maintenance Training Begins for RAAF

737 AEW&C Maintenance Training Begins for RAAF

RAAF BASE WILLIAMTOWN, New South Wale: Boeing has launched the first maintenance training program conducted under the five-year In-Service Support (ISS) contract for Project Wedgetail, Australia’s 737 Airborne Early Warning and Control (AEW&C) program. Training began on Feb. 15 with […]


Bilateral training hones US, JASDF capabilities

Bilateral training hones US, JASDF capabilities

KADENA AIR BASE, Japan: U.S. and Japanese military aircraft joined to practice defending Okinawa from simulated enemies during joint bilateral training here Feb. 22 through 26. The training involved a variety of aircraft flying simulated hostile scenarios aimed at training […]


F-35 pilots ‘measure’ up, move closer to training

F-35 pilots ‘measure’ up, move closer to training

EGLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Fla: Pilots here received measurements for the first F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter equipment to move closer to training in the military’s newest fighter aircraft Feb. 25 here. The new pilot equipment includes everything from […]


Two SKorean fighter jets crash during training flight

Two SKorean fighter jets crash during training flight

Two F-5 Tiger fighter jets crashed into a mountain in eastern South Korea during a routine training flight on Tuesday, the Yonhap news agency reported. The accident took place near the coastal city of Gangneung, about 237 kilometers (147 miles) […]


USAF Instructors Train Chilean Air Force Maintainers

USAF Instructors Train Chilean Air Force Maintainers

SHEPPARD AIR FORCE BASE, Texas: Thirty-eight Chilean air force enlisted members visited Sheppard Air Force Base, to learn the finer points of maintenance on four specific aircraft systems at the 982nd Training Group January and February here. Instructors taught members […]


Dutch partnership emphasizes innovations in training

Dutch partnership emphasizes innovations in training

RANDOLPH AIR FORCE BASE, Texas: The commander of the Royal Netherlands air force visited the Air Education and Training Command headquarters Feb. 14 through 16 to learn more about remotely piloted aircraft, strategic airlift and space. “I think our footprint […]


IED trainer helps prepare warfighters for Afghanistan

IED trainer helps prepare warfighters for Afghanistan

WASHINGTON (Army News Service, Feb. 18, 2010) — Beginning in February, Afghanistan-bound Soldiers and service members can access “ROC”-solid training to help counter improvised explosive device threats. Recognition of Combatants-Improvised Explosive Devices, or ROC-IED for short, is a computer-based interactive […]


Gates to Ask NATO for More Trainers, Mentors

Gates to Ask NATO for More Trainers, Mentors

ISTANBUL: Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates left the Washington, D.C., Beltway yesterday, putting the politics of war spending behind him, only to land squarely in the middle of the same debate among the NATO partners here. Gates flew overnight to […]


F-22 Mission Training Center Connects to US Air Force Network

F-22 Mission Training Center Connects to US Air Force Network

ST. LOUIS: Boeing connected the F-22 Mission Training Center (MTC) at Langley Air Force Base, Va., to the U.S. Air Force’s Distributed Mission Operations Network (DMON) in November, allowing F-22 pilots at the base to train virtually with pilots in […]


 
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