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Night operations for the first time at NATO TIGER MEET 2021
Night operations for the first time at NATO TIGER MEET 2021
For the first time in Portugal, the NATO TIGER MEET participating military forces performed night operations. Night flight training is crucial to hone techniques, procedures and tactical training in a high complex operational environment, due to(...)
Joint military force trains fast rope procedures
Joint military force trains fast rope procedures
The Portuguese Air Force, The Portuguese Marine Corps, and The Portuguese Army special ops and Commando troops conducted fast rope insertions from an EH-101 Merlin helicopter, at #NTM2021, which is taking place at Air Base N.º 11, in Beja,(...)
Wheels up: NATO TIGER MEET 2021 take off
Wheels up: NATO TIGER MEET 2021 take off
The NATO TIGER MEET 2021 (NTM2021) exercise opening ceremony, presided by the Portuguese Air Commander, Lieutenant-General Eurico Craveiro, took place yesterday, on the 2nd of May, in Air Base Nº11, in Beja.  The event was initiated(...)
NATO Tiger Meet 2021 exclusive philatelic emission
NATO Tiger Meet 2021 exclusive philatelic emission
Today, on the 2nd of May 2021, The Portuguese Air force and The Portuguese Post Office (CTT) introduced, in Air Base Nº11, in Beja, the NATO Tiger Meet 2021 (NTM2021) exclusive philatelic emission. The president of the cultural and(...)
Nato Tiger Meet Military staff “in processing”
Nato Tiger Meet Military staff “in processing”
During the last couple of days, in addition to The Portuguese Air Force Military staff, military staff from The Portuguese Navy, The Portuguese Army, Swiss, Dutch, Italian and Polish military staff have also arrived to participate in Nato Tiger(...)
COVID-19 tests upon arrival at NTM2021
COVID-19 tests upon arrival at NTM2021
This week, The Portuguese Air Force and The Portuguese red cross carried out 217 Covid-19 antigen tests to Portuguese, Italian and Dutch military staff, who will participate in Nato Tiger Meet. The tests came back negative. This was one of the(...)
NATO TIGER MEET 2021 is coming to Beja
NATO TIGER MEET 2021 is coming to Beja
Nato Tiger Meet, which begins on the 2nd of May, welcomed today its first participants. During the afternoon, three trucks with the logistical equipment from the Italian squadron, 21 Gruppo, and one C-130 aircraft arrived in Air Base nº11,(...)
PORTUGUESE AIR FORCE ORGANIZES NATO TIGER MEET 2021
PORTUGUESE AIR FORCE ORGANIZES NATO TIGER MEET 2021
From May 2nd to 14th, the NATO Tiger Meet 2021 (NTM 2021) will take place at the Air Base 11, in Beja, with the presence of flight squadrons, from various nations, which have a “Tiger” as a symbol.The event, this year organized by the(...)