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Red Flag 2019 Drill Kicks off in US

Red Flag 2019 Drill Kicks off in US

Tuesday, 12 March, 2019 - 10:00
The Saudi Royal Air Force taking part at the Red Flag 2019 drill in Nevada, US. (SPA)
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The Red Flag 2019 exercise kicked off in the US state of Nevada on Tuesday with the participation of the Saudi Royal Air Force, reported the Saudi Press Agency.

The force will take part in the exercise with its latest F-15SA Eagle fighters and entire technical and support crews.

The US Air Force, United Arab Emirates, Belgium, the Netherlands and Singapore are participating in the exercise at the Nellis Air Force Base.

The first day of the drill saw over 80 aircraft, including the F-35 F-15 F-16 F-18, take part in war simulations.

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