U.S. Air Force F-22A fighter six completed the first Middle East deployment of tasks (Figure)
over the Middle East flying F-22A fighter fleet
According to the U.S. “air strikes” website December 21, 2009 reported in mid-December, F-22 fighter aircraft completed the first deployment in the Middle East. The fifth-generation fighter aircraft and crew as part of the multinational force deployed in the region, in large-scale aerial combat and pilots from different countries to train with.
the central region in the first deployment of U.S. Air Force, including interest from the U.S. Air Force Base, Virginia Portland 150 aircrew and six F-22 fighter. 27th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron Colonel Captain Lance Pilch said: “The sand at different temperatures and, we do not know how the aircraft’s performance, but we can sent out more than planned sorties, F-22 will exceed expectations.” F -22 previously in Japan, Kadena (Kadena) Air Force Base, Guam Andersen (Andersen) Air Force Base deployed.
in the 27th flew F-22 fighter squadrons from the U.S. Air China Guard Daniel Bunts Major said: “a new weapon system, which is a historic event, although we have other place to deploy F-22, but the first time in the Middle East to use. “In addition to the U.S., with tasks including from France, Jordan, Pakistan and the UK aircrew. Although the F-22 is not directly involved in the action, but they want to and be sent from the allied aircrew training.
Daniel Bunts Major said: “Now that we have been training together and they even understand our use of F-22 can perform what tasks, so if we need to collaborate together, they know that from our can get any help here, but to show our partners in this weapon system is also very important. “Pilch said Colonel partnership is the deployment of the training most of the work, but the F-22 has been demonstrated in this environment, mission, all the staff hope to attend more training, and even display of air power in the region. (China Aviation Industry Development Research Center Chenxuan You)