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German Government Agrees to Board EADS

German Government Agrees to Board EADS

After failing to find a private investor, the German government has agreed to acquire Daimler’s shares in aerospace group EADS to maintain a Franco-German balance at Airbus’ parent company. Analysts applaud the move. Germany’s state-owned development bank, Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau […]


B2 Spirit Stealth Bomber Mildenhall May 2000

B2 Spirit Stealth Bomber Mildenhall May 2000

B2 Spirit Stealth Bomber Mildenhall May 2000

The only appearance in Europe in 2000 of the B2 Stealth Bomber


Europe Vs France Contest Begins for World’s Biggest Combat Aircraft Deal

Europe Vs France Contest Begins for World’s Biggest Combat Aircraft Deal

India on Friday opened the financial bids of the two fighters left in the fray for the world’s biggest combat aircraft deal, but promptly declared it would take at least two-three weeks to declare the eventual winner since tons of […]


Sarkozy ‘sick’ of Cameron’s EU interference: reports

Sarkozy ‘sick’ of Cameron’s EU interference: reports

French President Nicolas Sarkozy launched a scathing attack on Prime Minister David Cameron at Sunday’s EU summit, saying he was “sick of him telling us what to do,” Britain’s press reported. During talks in Brussels to resolve the eurozone debt […]


Russia Cool to US Invitation to Track Missile Tests

Russia Cool to US Invitation to Track Missile Tests

Ellen Tauscher, undersecretary of state for arms control and international security, says Washington ready to put in writing that the missile-defense shield is not aimed at Moscow. October 19, 2011 Moscow has responded coolly to a U.S. invitation to monitor […]


NATO begins dismantling disputed Kosovo border posts

NATO begins dismantling disputed Kosovo border posts

NATO-led peacekeeping troops fired teargas to disperse protesters Thursday as they began dismantling a barricade erected by Serbs in northern Kosovo near a disputed border crossing with Serbia. No injuries were reported in the incident at around 6:00 am (0400 […]


Nightstalkers bring heavy assault aerial platform to European exercise

Nightstalkers bring heavy assault aerial platform to European exercise

When special operations forces need to move a large component to a target by air, they often look to the heavy assault Chinook helicopter to do the job. The 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment brought this capability to Exercise Jackal […]


US Army in Europe shifts from COIN to full-spectrum training

US Army in Europe shifts from COIN to full-spectrum training

Sky Soldiers, paratroopers of the 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team descended on the drop zone at Hohenfels Training Area, Oct. 5, in Europe’s first full-spectrum training environmen, or FSTE rotation. The concerns are always the same, the Soldiers avoid falling […]


Full-spectrum training tests Europe’s forces together

Full-spectrum training tests Europe’s forces together

In a world where change is routine, the 30th Medical Command (30th MEDCOM) plans for the unexpected. That’s why Lt. Col. Peder Swanson, deputy plans officer at 30th MEDCOM, says his unit’s Soldiers are participating in the new type of […]


 
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