Subscribe Free
in Defence

RSAF and Tunisian Air Force in joint exercises

Posted 4 October 2018 · Add Comment

The Saudi Royal Air Force and the Tunisian Air Force are training together for the first time in a joint exercise in the North African country.,

(c) Alan Warnes
The Military Attaché of Saudi Embassy in Tunisia, Brigadier General Khalid bin Mohammed Al-Sahayan said these exercises aim at sharing experiences with the Tunisian Air Force, and come as a part of the great efforts of the Ministry of Defence to train all units of the armed forces. The joint exercises will last for two weeks.
Saudi Commander Mohammed bin Saeed Al-Shahrani said the exercises are part of the annual Ministry of Defence training plans that help to strengthen relations and cooperation between the Royal Saudi Air Force and the Tunisian Air Force, refine the skills of air crews, offer a chance to exchange experiences in the fields of technical supply and support, improve combat skills to enhance joint performance, and train air crews to carry out operations in different environments.
He also pointed out that the manoeuvres aim to highlight the capabilities, professionalism and readiness of the Saudi Air Forces.

 

* required field

Post a comment

Other Stories
Advertisement
Latest News

MEBAA chairman says '2020 is the year for business aviation'

2020 will be a good year for business aviation in the MENA region, according to Ali Alnaqbi, founding and executive chairman of the Middle East and North Africa Business Aviation Association (MEBAA).

Dnata awarded IATA’s ISAGO registration in Brazil

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has awarded Dnata Brazil the IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) Registration, following the successful completion of a comprehensive audit of the company and its

Qatar and Rwanda cement new airport hub deal

The deal between Qatar Airways and Rwanda for the new $1.3 billion international airport near Kigali has been officially signed.

Emirates to launch flights to Dhaka in March 2020

Emirates is now set to launch its fourth daily service to Dhaka from 29 March 2020 instead of 1 June 2020, as announced earlier.

Emirates takes off to Mexico City

Emirates has taken off to Mexico City, marking the airline's first passenger flight to Mexico.

Gulf Air expands international sales with APG

Gulf Air has signed up with APG to benefit from their latest ticketing solution APG IET being a worldwide solution for airlines wishing to develop their global sales by interlining.

CFMSK2111211219
See us at
AVMENA20 BT1309100620AVAFA20BT2607050320SaudiAirshow21SK2011180221Sofex BT2611020420