NATO Air Policing jets train with US bombers over the Baltic Sea

NATO Air Policing jets train with US bombers over the Baltic Sea

Danish F-16s supporting NATO’s continuous Air Policing mission, along with JAS-39 Gripens from the Partnership for Peace nation of Sweden, conducted intercept training with a U.S. long range bomber.  Additionally, Typhoons from Great Britain – one of the Baltic Air Policing detachments – were airborne in western Estonia training areas while the bomber transited the Baltic Sea off the Estonian coast. The exercise took place in European international airspace, including over the Baltic Sea and…

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ISRAEL: ISRAEL OFFICIALLY JOINS NATO

ISRAEL: ISRAEL OFFICIALLY JOINS NATO

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization NATO: Organisation du traité de l’Atlantique Nord; OTAN), also called the North Atlantic Alliance, is an intergovernmental military alliance based on the North Atlantic Treaty which was signed on 4 April 1949. The organization constitutes a system of collective defence whereby its member states agree to mutual defense in response to an attack by any external party. NATO’s headquarters are located in Haren, Brussels, Belgium, where the Supreme Allied Commander also…

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