Trump approves cutting 9,500 troops in Germany

President Donald Trump has approved a plan to slash the US military presence in Germany by 9,500 troops, the Defense Department said Tuesday. Pentagon spokesman Jonathan Hoffman said the move, which has sparked concerns in Berlin and in the NATO alliance, is to redeploy the troops and will “enhance Russian deterrence, strengthen NATO, (and) reassure […]

Maiden flight of first Super Tucano for Nigeria

The first of 12 Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC)-Embraer A-29 Super Tucano light-attack turboprops for Nigeria made its maiden flight at the Florida production facility on 17 April. With the successful first flight completed, the aircraft will now be fitted with its mission systems by SNC in Colorado ahead of final trials and the commencement of […]

FlightSafety Tapped For KC-46 Simulator Training | Nigeria Completed Alpha Jet Upgrade | British Army Takes Measures Against Covid-19

Americas The FlightSafety Services on a $25 million contract  for a multi-country KC-46 aircrew and maintenance simulator training. The contractor will provide KC-46 aircrew and maintenance training to support the U.S. government and Air Force Security Assistance Training international partners’ mission objectives. The KC-46 is built as an empty 767 airframe in Everett, Wash., then transferred to the south end of […]