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BAF air defence exercise ADEX 2019 held

Staff Correspondent

18 April, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Air defence exercise styled “ADEX 2019” of Bangladesh Air Force (BAF) was held in Dhaka, Chattogram, Jashore, Cox’s Bazar, Maulvibazar, Tangail and Bogura on Wednesday.

The aim of this exercise is to assess and evaluate the efficiency and capability of BAF Air Defence and identify the weaknesses and draw lessons for further improvement in air defence system.

Participation of all manpower and material of BAF in the exercise will be more effective in strengthening air defence capability of Bangladesh.

The pilots of BAF practiced different air combat manoeuvres and tactics including attack and interception by the fighter aircraft, surveillance from the air to the enemy attacking area, protecting air bases, transporting weapons and special operations.

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