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F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Lightning II

US sends stealth fighters to Russia’s backyard for NATO drills

Two of the US Air Force's most advanced warplanes, F-35 stealth fighters, landed for the first time in Estonia on Tuesday for exercises in...

British tanks join NATO battle group in Estonia

British army equipment including tanks and self-propelled guns on Wednesday arrived by boat in Estonia, part of a NATO move to reinforce its eastern...
M2A3 Bradley Fighting Vehicle

1-68 Armor Regiment brings armor to Estonia

A fleet of M2A3 Bradley Fighting Vehicles and M1A2 Abrams tanks belonging to 1st Battalion, 68th Armor Regiment, 3rd Armored Brigade, 4th Infantry Division,...

Estonia to Team Up With Finland for Joint Arms Deal

Estonia has said that it will join Finland to purchase heavy artillery from South Korea. Finland is expected to spend at least 100 million...

A-10 Warthogs Practice Landing On Estonian Highway

Michigan National Guard attack aircraft practiced landing on and taking off from the Jägala-Käravete Highway, a portion of the longer road known as Piibe...
M1A2 Abrams tank unloads from a C-17

US to Position Tanks, Arms In 7 European Nations

U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Tuesday the U.S. will pre-position about 250 tanks, Bradley infantry fighting vehicles and self-propelled howitzers in eastern and...

Russian paratroopers in drills on border with Estonia, Latvia

Up to 2,000 Russian soldiers took part in drills in the country's west on Wednesday as Moscow conducted an inspection of its paratrooper units...

US Plans Javelin Missile Sale to Estonia

The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Estonia for Javelin missiles and associated equipment, parts, training and...

Exercise Saber Strike 14 demonstrates international cooperation

U.S. Army Europe and its regional partners in the Baltic region kicked off the joint, combined multinational military exercise Saber Strike 2014 at the...

Danish NATO warplanes land in Estonia amid Ukraine crisis

Four Danish F-16 warplanes landed in Estonia on Wednesday, marking the first time NATO planes will be stationed in the ex-Soviet state and Russian...