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F-16 Fighting Falcons return from exercise in Sweden

F-16 Fighting Falcons return from exercise in Sweden

KALLAX AIR BASE, Sweden: Members of the 555th Fighter Squadron and 31st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron spent two weeks conducting air-to-air and air-to-ground exercises with members of the Swedish air force at Norrbotten Wing here. Over the course of two weeks, […]


Aircrews practice capabilities during Global Gem

Aircrews practice capabilities during Global Gem

MOUNTAIN HOME AIR FORCE BASE, Idaho: More than 150 Airmen and 12 F-22 Raptors from the 43rd Fighter Squadron at Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla., arrived here July 31 in support of the Air Force’s first Exercise Global Gem joint […]


Pakistan Air Force trains at Nellis

Pakistan Air Force trains at Nellis

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev.: It took six days and four stops for six Pakistan Air Force pilots to fly six F-16Bs over 7,700 miles from Mushaf Air Base in northern Pakistan to Las Vegas to fly and train in […]


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 […]


 
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