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Fighter jet crashes during training; pilot survived: Military Spokesman

Mon, 20 Jun 2022 - 02:35 GMT

A fighter jet has crashed during training due to a technical error, but the pilot has survived, Military Spokesman Colonel Gharib Abdel-Hafez said on Sunday.

Greece intercepts 2 Turkish F-16 fighter jets foiling airspace infringement attempt

Tue, 22 Dec 2020 - 02:47 GMT

Greek Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Dendias called upon Turkey to stop its threats of war against his country.

Egyptian fighter jet crashed but pilot safe: military spox

Fri, 06 Dec 2019 - 11:23 GMT

Tamer al-Rifae said the jet was involved in a training. The pilot managed to eject using a parachute, Rifae said, but did not further explain the condition of the pilot.

LNA Air Force targets troop southern Misrata

Sun, 04 Aug 2019 - 01:22 GMT

The Libyan National Army (LNA) bombed a military troop affiliated to the militias of the Government of National Accord based in Tripoli.

Turkey’s S-400 acquisition in middle of massive incentives, grim consequences

Sat, 27 Jul 2019 - 05:36 GMT

Since its receipt by Turkey earlier this month, the Russian S-400 missile system has triggered a strong response by its fellow NATO member the United States.

Exclusive: Supplies to Tripoli militias to be cut - Libyan army spox

Sat, 06 Apr 2019 - 03:25 GMT

The Libyan armed forces will block the road between Tripoli and Misrata to cut supplies to the militias in the capital, Mesmary told Egypt Today.

France, Germany agree on next step for fighter jet programme

Tue, 20 Nov 2018 - 10:30 GMT

France and Germany have reached an agreement on the next steps in a joint programme to design a next-generation combat jet.

German ministry seeks data on quicker fighter jet deliveries

Wed, 12 Sep 2018 - 01:00 GMT

The German military has asked potential bidders in a high-stakes competition to replace its ageing Tornado fighter jets about accelerating deliveries of new warplanes.

Iran to unveil new fighter jet, develop missiles - minister

Sat, 18 Aug 2018 - 10:10 GMT

Iran will unveil a new fighter jet next week and continue developing missile capabilities as a top priority, the defence minister said on Saturday.

France to lead joint fighter jet programme with Germany

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 - 10:00 GMT

France will take the lead in the development of a next generation combat jet with Germany under an agreement the two governments signed on Tuesday.

Inside Trump's 'Buy American' drive to expand weapons exports

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 - 07:50 GMT

Shares of major U.S. defense contractors added to gains after the news and Raytheon hit an all-time high.

Airbus sees initial details of Franco-German fighter in 2nd half 2018

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 - 10:40 GMT

Initial details of a planned Franco-German programme to develop a next-generation fighter jet should emerge in the second half of 2018.

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