Swiss Hike Air Defense Readiness Levels

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LONDON—Switzerland has boosted the readiness of its air defense system to provide air policing of its airspace for 16 hr. a day, 365 days a year. The new readiness levels, introduced Jan. 1, are a first step toward providing continuous 15-min. readiness with two armed aircraft for 24 hr. a day, 365...

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