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20th FW and Pakistani airmen reunite at Red Flag

20th FW and Pakistani airmen reunite at Red Flag

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev: In a symbolic and historical event, Pakistan airmen flew six F-16Bs and 100 aircrew, maintenance and support members more than 7,700 miles from Pakistan to participate in their first Red Flag and Green Flag exercises […]


NATO E-3s Control ScanEagle UAVs in Exercise

NATO E-3s Control ScanEagle UAVs in Exercise

NATO AWACS cooperation with Boeing is coming to fruition: Control of the ScanEagle unmanned airborne system (UAS) by a NATO Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft will be demonstrated during Empire Challenge 2010. The event, hosted by the U.S. […]


S.Korea kicks off military drill despite threats

S.Korea kicks off military drill despite threats

SEOUL: South Korea on Thursday launched its largest-ever anti-submarine exercise including live-fire training near the disputed sea border with North Korea, despite Pyongyang’s threats of retaliation. The South has warned the North it will not tolerate provocations during the five-day […]


NORAD, Russia To Conduct First-Ever Joint Air Defense Drills

NORAD, Russia To Conduct First-Ever Joint Air Defense Drills

Washington DC: The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and the Russian Air Force will hold their first-ever joint air defense exercise on August 8-11, NORAD said. The exercise, dubbed VIGILANT EAGLE, involves Russian, Canadian and U.S. Air Force personnel […]


China launches more large-scale military exercises

China launches more large-scale military exercises

Beijing: China launched large-scale air defence exercises on Tuesday — the latest in a series of drills carried out amid US concerns about Beijing’s increasing military assertiveness. More than 10,000 defence personnel and seven different types of military aircraft are […]


Last Major Exercise For Australia’s F-111s

Last Major Exercise For Australia’s F-111s

As the end of the F-111 era draws to a close the long-range strike aircraft are still flexing their muscle as they take part in their final Exercise Pitch Black. Four F-111s from No. 6 Squadron RAAF Amberley, Qld are […]


US-Korean Exercise Focuses on Anti-Submarine Warfare, Air Defenses

US-Korean Exercise Focuses on Anti-Submarine Warfare, Air Defenses

The largest joint military exercise by the United States and South Korea in years is underway in the Sea of Japan. These war games were called in response to North Korea’s sinking of the South Korean navy ship, Cheonan, an […]


US-South Korean defense leaders announce Exercise Invincible Spirit

US-South Korean defense leaders announce Exercise Invincible Spirit

SEOUL, South Korea: Officials from the U.S. and South Korea announced July 20 a series of military exercises designed to send a strong, clear message to North Korea to stop its provocative and warlike acts. U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. […]


Singapore Navy in Multilateral Naval Exercise in Hawaii

Singapore Navy in Multilateral Naval Exercise in Hawaii

The Republic of Singapore Navy’s (RSN) Formidable-class frigate RSS Supreme is participating in the multilateral Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) naval exercise from 23 Jun to 1 Aug 2010. Hosted by the United States Navy (USN), Exercise RIMPAC 2010 comprises […]


 
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