NATO Aircraft Assemble on Alliance’s Eastern Edge

The day Russia began its invasion of Ukraine, Germany sent additional Eurofighters to Romania, where they joined an Italian contingent.
Credit: German Air Force
Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in late February prompted a surge of NATO combat aircraft to allied nations on the organization’s eastern front. Fighter aircraft from a number of nations, supported by refueling tankers of several types, have flown constant combat air patrols to protect NATO, while...

NATO Aircraft Assemble on Alliance’s Eastern Edge is available to both Aviation Week & Space Technology and AWIN subscribers.

Subscribe now to read this content, plus receive critical analysis into emerging trends, technological advancements, operational best practices and continuous updates to policy, requirements and budgets.

Already a subscriber to AW&ST or AWIN? Log in with your existing email and password.