10 December 2012

Egypt: Sisi Attends Air Forces Exercises With Air Defense

Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces and Defense Minister General Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi witnessed Air Force mobilization exercises that were held in tandem with Air Defense drills in the southern military zone.

During the exercise, air forces took off at the same time from several air bases to check the ability to combat hostile attacks and secure vital institutions in the country. The minister hailed the performance of the forces participating in the training.

Jet Fighters performed tactical formations from a number of air bases at the same time in cooperation and coordination with the Air Defense. The exercise was meant to check the ability to protect crucial sites in the country.

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