The RIAT Airshow 2017

07/22/2017
07/22/2017:  A video produced by the American Forces Network Europe provides a look at this year's RIAT Airshow.  And Nick Harding provided an overview as well in an article published on July 17, 2017 on this year’s RIAT Airshow. The Royal International Air Tattoo is the World’s biggest military airshow and this year did…

Exercise Eager Lion 2013

08/28/2013
08/28/2013: Exercise Eager Lion 2013 [slidepress gallery='exercise-eager-lion-2013'] Credit: 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit : 6/21/13 In the first photo, U.S. Marines and U.S. Sailors assigned to the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), are transported by a landing craft utility to the USS San Antonio (LPD 17), during the offload of Exercise Eager…

Jordan and Iraq: Bound Together

08/26/2012
2012-08-26 By Richard Weitz Iraq and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, which is not a GCC member, are destined to have intense ties due to the deep ethnic, geographic and religious connections between their citizens. Recent Jordanian-Iraqi relations are driven by issues regarding safe havens for terrorists, Iranian involvement in Iraqi…

Falcon Air Meet 2010

11/05/2010
11/05/2010 - Falcon Air Meet is a two-week exercise bringing service members from various countries together to share doctrine and procedures, strengthen relationships, and improve regional security. A friendly competition is also a highlight of the exercise that provides unique training experiences. Royal Jordanian Air Force Brig. Gen. Yousef Al-Hnaity,…