UK holds biggest Air Force exercise in 13 years for “Russian attacks
LONDON, March 29. /TASS/. The UK’s Royal Air Force held the biggest exercise over British skies in the past 13 years to repel a Russian threat, The Sunday Times reported.
The Rising Panther air combat exercises were held on March 19 but information on the UK’s war games was published in the media only on Sunday.
“The RAF has launched a series of air combat exercises to prepare for any ‘mass’ enemy air attack on the UK,” the paper said, adding such large-scale air defense exercises over the British skies were held for the first time at least in the past 13 years.
According to the paper, the maneuvers involving more than 30 aircraft, including 20 Typhoon jet fighters and Tornado bombers were held…
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