Air Forces

Commander of Egypt’s Air Forces meets with Saudi counterpart

Thu, 09 May 2024 - 04:27 GMT

The visit was to attend the opening ceremony of King Faisal Air Academy in its new headquarters and to celebrate the graduation of the 103rd batch of college students.

Pics: Egypt-French military training includes mid-air fueling

Tue, 24 Aug 2021 - 02:37 GMT

Egyptian and French air forces have conducted an exercise with multi-tasking planes Mirage 2000, Rafale, and F-16, according to a Monday statement by the Egyptian military spokesperson.

Sonic boom may be heard during air forces training Thursday: Army

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 - 09:48 GMT

Sonic boom is a thunder-like sound that can be heard when aircraft travel faster than the speed of sound.

Egypt, France conduct joint naval drill in Red Sea

Fri, 06 Jul 2018 - 12:55 GMT

Egyptian and French Armed Forces continued their joint naval drill at the Red Sea naval base on Friday, which lasted for several days

Egypt, Greece, Cyprus defense ministers attend joint military drill

Thu, 28 Jun 2018 - 09:40 GMT

Egypt, Greece and Cyprus held joint naval and air drill in the Mediterranean Sea

Air Forces destroy 10 weapon-laden vehicles on western borders

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 - 10:56 GMT

Egypt's Air Forces destroyed on Thursday 10 weapon-laden vehicles while attempting to cross into Egypt's western borders

Report: Operation Sinai 2018 follows up for second day

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 - 01:45 GMT

Egypt's air force continued carrying out airstrikes for the second day, targeting terrorist hideouts and weapons in Sinai.

Challenges that faced President Sisi during his first term

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 - 01:33 GMT

Since Sisi took office in 2014, he has faced many challenges, especially in dealing with the Islamic insurgency against Egypt

Egypt-US military cooperation meetings convene in Cairo

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 - 03:49 GMT

The two military officials held two separate meetings on January 8 and January

U.S., S.Korea to hold joint air force drill in early December

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 - 01:30 GMT

The air forces of the U.S. and S.K are scheduled to hold a regular joint drill early next month, deploying six F-22 Raptor stealth fighters in the exercise.

Egypt's air force destroys 10 vehicles on western border

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 - 05:18 GMT

Egypt’s Air Forces destroyed ten four-wheel-drive vehicles laden with smuggled weapons and ammunition on the country’s western border.

Egypt, Jordan conduct "Aqaba 3" joint military exercises

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 - 09:49 GMT

Elements of the Jordanian army have arrived in Egypt to join the military exercises "Aqaba 3".

Commander of Egyptian Naval Forces attends Medusa 5 in Greece

Sat, 04 Nov 2017 - 06:17 GMT

Egyptian naval and air force units carried out the main phase of joint drills in Greece "Medusa 5"

Russian Air Force in Syria kills over 300 Daesh militants in 2 days

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 - 09:01 GMT

Russia has taken out some 304 Daesh militants on the eastern bank of the Euphrates in Syria over the past two days.

Saudi Arabia, Egypt air forces to hold joint drills

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 01:25 GMT

The air forces of Egypt and Saudi Arabia are carrying out joint aerial forces drills.

Air forces destroy armed vehicles on the border with Libya

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 - 04:22 GMT

The air force destroyed on Monday terrorists’ vehicles loaded with weapons, explosives and prohibited materials while trying to infiltrate into Egypt through Libya

Joint Egyptian-Greek military exercise “Medusa 2017” starts in the Mediterranean

Wed, 02 Aug 2017 - 07:26 GMT

Egyptian and Greek naval and air forces launched the joint military exercise “Medusa 2017” in the Mediterranean on Tuesday, with the aim of fostering mutual relations .

Army kills 3 takfiris in sweeping operation in central Sinai

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 - 09:53 GMT

Army forces affiliated to the Third Field Army on Sunday succeeded to kill three dangerous takfiris and arrested one other inside central Sinai.