United States and Russia to hold joint anti-terror military exercise simulated rescue robbed commercial aircraft
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Washington, August 4 People (Reporter Wen Xian) in the United States, Colorado, North American Aerospace Defense Command 3 announced, the United States and Russia will be held August 8 to 11 held “vigilance of the Eagle” joint military exercises, this is the first time the two sides to hijack the event for the background of the joint anti-terrorism military exercise.
It is reported that in the joint anti-terrorism military exercise, two international flights will be arranged in the same way across the Pacific and from the flight line in Alaska and the Russian Far East, the United States. Exercise scenario is coated with a U.S. flag commercial international flights were hijacked by terrorists, the crew’s communication with the ground command center was cut off. In this case, the Russian military and the North American Aerospace Defense Command or commands are being sent planes to take off the aircraft flight diversion of international flights to be hijacked for reconnaissance and trailing track. When the aircraft arrived in Russia or the United States, the other territory, the two sides will exercise how to track relay-style transfer of tasks to each other.
North American Aerospace Defense Command said the United States and Russia to combat interceptor, reconnaissance, airborne early warning aircraft, aerial refueling, civil aviation authorities and the military, civilian personnel will participate in the exercise. U.S. troops in Alaska’s Elmendorf Air Force Base will be the main base for the U.S. participating. Relevant personnel from Canada will also participate in “vigilance of the Eagle” joint military exercises.
the joint anti-terror military exercise by U.S. President Barack Obama and Russian President Dmitry Medvedev meeting in June this year reached a consensus. This consensus is on schedule to implement the US-Russian efforts to expand cooperation in that area, also shows that the two sides in the fight against international terrorism have a common interest. The U.S. side said that this exercise is to strengthen US-Russian military cooperation program as part of the air between the two countries hope to enhance the ability of anti-terrorism, work together to combat international terrorism.