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Italians keep Russians off Convoy's Back

Italian Eurofighters intercepted Russian fighters and bombers flying within 12 miles of an American military convoy heading from Poland to Lithuania on Tuesday. The Americans had been parked at a Lithuanian Supermarket, showing off their hardware to interested locals, including one woman delighted by an M249, when the Italians were scrambled to intercept a posse of Tu-22 Backfires escorted by Su-27 Flankers. 170 more words


Customer Success News: Italian Air Force

This post announces a new customer success story, detailing the use of ORACLE technology at the Italian Air Force.

The Air Force is one of Italy’s four Armed Forces. 308 more words

Content Creation

First encounter between Italian and Russian air force since Ukraine crisis

Two Eurofighter 2000 Typhoon fighters of the Italian Air Force based in Siauliai, Lithuania, were scrambled on Friday to shadow an unidentified Russian plane which had violated the Lithuanian airspace. 31 more words

Foreign Relations

Eurofighter Global Air Policing duties remain Key Role for 2015

Munich, Germany – Eurofighter Typhoon will continue to play a ‘key role’ as a deterrent and ‘policing capability’ for 2015 says Alberto Gutierrez, the Chief Executive Officer of Eurofighter Jagdflugzeug GmbH. 436 more words

Military Aviation

First F-35 Assembled In Italy slated to roll off line in early 2015

Officials in Italy are preparing for the rollout of their first F-35A from the final assembly and checkout (FACO) facility at Cameri Air Base in northern Italy early next year. 71 more words

Military Aviation

Italy's Air Force Restructures Special Ops Brigade

Sep. 30, 2014 – 11:55AM   |   By TOM KINGTON
New Machinery: The Italian Air Force is due to receive AW101 helicopters for search-and-rescue and special operations missions. 676 more words

Italian Tornado Fighter Jets Involved In Mid-Air Collision, Four Servicemen Still Missing

Two Italian Tornado fighter jets have collided in mid-air during a training exercise in the South European country’s central Marche region. The four servicemen in the aircraft are still missing. 126 more words