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  • ANALYSIS: Baltic air policing mission in Estonia to continue through 2015


    ​The increased tensions in Eastern Europe as a result of Russia’s advances into Ukraine resulted in NATO’s Baltic Air Policing (BAP) effort ramping up in May this year, including the establishment of a permanent detachment being based out of Amari air base in Estonia.


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  • Hungarian Gripen crashes in Czech Republic


    ​A Saab JAS 39D Gripen has crashed at Čáslav AFB in the Czech Republic, as it landed during its participation in the...


  • Czech air force looks to the future with enhanced Gripens


    ​Ten years on from the introduction of its leased fleet of Saab Gripen fighters, the Czech air force’s 211 Sqn has hit...


  • ANALYSIS: Baltic air policing mission in Estonia to continue through 2015


    ​The increased tensions in Eastern Europe as a result of Russia’s advances into Ukraine resulted in NATO’s Baltic Air...


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  • Hungarian Gripen crashes in Czech Republic

    News | 20 May 2015 04:36 | Beth Stevenson

    ​A Saab JAS 39D Gripen has crashed at Čáslav AFB in the Czech Republic, as it landed during its participation in the multinational Exercise Lion Share 2015 Gripen exercise.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Hungarian-Gripen-crashes-in-Czech-Republic-412546/
  • Czech air force looks to the future with enhanced Gripens

    News | 12 May 2015 07:45 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Ten years on from the introduction of its leased fleet of Saab Gripen fighters, the Czech air force’s 211 Sqn has hit its stride with the provision of round-the-clock domestic air defence cover, and additional participation in some NATO activities beyond the nation’s borders.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Czech-air-force-looks-to-the-future-with-enhanced-Gripens-412162/
  • ANALYSIS: Baltic air policing mission in Estonia to continue through 2015

    News | 23 Dec 2014 13:37 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The increased tensions in Eastern Europe as a result of Russia’s advances into Ukraine resulted in NATO’s Baltic Air Policing (BAP) effort ramping up in May this year, including the establishment of a permanent detachment being based out of Amari air base in Estonia.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Baltic-air-policing-mission-in-Estonia-to-continue-through-2015-407252/
  • ANALYSIS: Bumps on Dema's path to tier one status

    News | 11 Nov 2014 14:05 | Murdo Morrison

    ​Becoming a tier one in the aerospace supply chain is a tough business, and the 21-year rise of Dema from $2 million-turnover boutique design house to one of Italy’s foremost aerostructures players has not been without growing pains. Alongside a succession of acquisitions and investment in facilities and equipment have been financial wobbles, as delays to two key programmes – the Boeing 787 and Bombardier CSeries – forced a restructuring and put the brakes on bullish revenue projections.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Bumps-on-Demas-path-to-tier-one-status-405545/
  • ANALYSIS: How Draken International became the world's biggest private air force

    News | 03 Sep 2014 09:18

    ​Any air arm able to field 30 operational MiG-21s, 11 A-4K Skyhawks and which ordered up to 28 light combat jets would be placed well up the rankings in Flight’s annual World Air Forces directory.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-Draken-International-became-the-worlds-biggest-private-air-force-402908/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Draken International buys refurbished L-159s

    News | 17 Jul 2014 10:08 | Ellis Taylor

    Private military contractor Draken International will buy up to 28 Aero Vodochody L-159Es from the Czech Republic under a three-way deal.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Draken-International-buys-refurbished-L-159s-401670/