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BAF air defence exercise ‘ADEX 2021-2’ held

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 1st September, 2021 10:20:51 PM
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Air Defence Exercise ‘ADEX 2021-2’ of Bangladesh Air Force was held in Dhaka, Chattogram, Jashore, Cox’s Bazar, Tangail and Barishal on Wednesday.

With this motto ‘Free Shall We Keep the Sky of Bangladesh’ BAF conducts this exercise regularly to evaluate the efficiency, effectiveness and weaknesses of her time befitting Air defence capability.

All types of BAF fighter aircraft, transport aircraft, helicopters, radar squadrons and air defence missile units participated in the exercise.

As part of the exercise, the pilots of BAF practiced in different air combat manoeuvres and tactics including interception, air to air missile firing, air to ground live firing, surveillance and recce, protection of Air Bases, transporting weapons, rescue of ejected/survived aircrew from enemy territory and special operations.

Mentionable that, different units of Bangladesh Army and Navy also participated in the exercise on limited scale.