German Eurofighters Stand Guard In Baltic States

Credit: Christian Timmig/Luftwaffe
Compounding the biting cold of an Estonian winter is the tense atmosphere that surrounds Amari Air Base. The former Russian navy fighter-bomber base is one of two sites that houses NATO’s Baltic Air Policing (BAP) detachments; the other is in Siauliai, Lithuania. The BAP’s mission has steadily...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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