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Turkish F-4E carrying AGM-142 Popeye missiles

Our correspondent Tolga Ozbek spotted in the new Turkish air force calendar this rare image (scanned, below) of one of the air force’s McDonnell Douglas F-4E Phantoms (they call the upgraded model the F-4E 2020 Terminator, defence editor Craig Hoyle says) carrying two Rafael AGM-142 Popeye air-to-surface missiles.

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Turkey retires first squadron of F-4 Phantoms

Turkey has disbanded its first squadron of McDonnell Douglas F-4E Phantom strike aircraft, under a transition plan leading to its future operation of Lockheed Martin’s F-35 Joint Strike Fighter. Continue reading…

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