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NATO TIGER MEET 2021 in a safe environment: 725 antigen tests performed, 100% negative results obtained
NATO TIGER MEET 2021 in a safe environment: 725 antigen tests performed, 100% negative results obtained
On May 9th, in partnership with the Portuguese Red Cross (CVP), the Portuguese Air Force held a mass test event for COVID-19 for 725 military and civilians who are participating or are directly involved in the international exercise NATO TIGER(...)
Air Force military staff in training at NTM2021
Air Force military staff in training at NTM2021
In the morning of the 8th of May, at NATO TIGER MEET, there was a training exercise dedicated to OCA (Offensive Counter Air) and AI (Air Interdiction). This mission is carried out to guarantee airspace defense. This training was performed by(...)
“When I am controlling aircraft, there is nothing else on my mind”
“When I am controlling aircraft, there is nothing else on my mind”
Our guest today, was 2ND Lieutenant Cátia Leal, an air traffic controller at Air Base N. º11, in Beja. 2ND Lieutenant Cátia Leal talked about air traffic control, its importance, and the necessary preparation to become an air(...)
301 squadron – “Jaguars” commemorates Lieutenant-Colonel Almeida Brito
301 squadron – “Jaguars” commemorates Lieutenant-Colonel Almeida Brito
The 301 squadron – “Jaguars” adopted as their mascot a stuffed animal to honor the memory of Lieutenant-Colonel José Almeida Brito, a Portuguese Fiat G-91 pilot who died in the Portuguese Colonial War. The name(...)
NTM2021’s first week
NTM2021’s first week
#NTM2021 first week comes to an end. The international exercise #NTM2021, was created to improve cooperation and solidarity between the NATO Tiger flight squadrons, and partnership for peace members that have a tiger as their symbol. #NTM2021(...)
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301 squadron - "Jaguars" will sponsor a Siberian tiger
The NATO Tiger Meet 2021, "one of the biggest international exercises ever held in Portugal", is taking place at Air Base N. º11, in Beja. The 301 Squadron- “Jaguars” is the host of this event at Air Base N. º11. The(...)
Cybersecurity as a fundamental exercise element
Cybersecurity as a fundamental exercise element
Cybersecurity is an essential element to guarantee the trustworthiness in information systems for communication, command and control, because most information transmission is made through computer systems.Military operations resort to these(...)
Military staff at Air Base N. º11 welcome #NTM2021
Military staff at Air Base N. º11 welcome #NTM2021
Today, May 6th of 2021, was the Spotter’s Day at #NTM2021. A dedicated day for all photography and military aviation lovers. Around 140 people attended the event at Air Base N. º11, in Beja. During the day, aviation enthusiasts were(...)