Updated: 05-Sep-2001 Week of 3-9 September 2001

3 Sep 2001

Exercise NATO Air Meet 2001

A live flying exercise, involving air forces from 13 NATO member countries started on 3 September and will last until 14 September. The aim of Exercise Air Meet is to train air forces in tactical air operations, including training in the suppression of enemy air defences and electronic warfare.

The exercise, which is being hosted by Norway this year, is being operated from Main Air Station Ørland, Norway, and conducted by Headquarters Allied Air Forces North, Ramstein, Germany.

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