Turkish Tigers at NTM 2016

 

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The NATO Tiger Meet 2016 in Zaragoza, Spain was the occasion to see the Turkish Air Force 192 nci Filo F-16C/D block 50 in action during Spotters Day on the 20th of May:

One Last Mission For The AMX-13

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August 2013, a derelict Lebanese Army AMX-13/90 being loaded on a Lebanese Navy EDIC-III. Old Lebanese Army vehicles being sunk for an experimental study related to fisheries.

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August 2013, derelict Lebanese Army AMX-13/90 and VW T3 M253 being loaded on a Lebanese Navy EDIC-III. Old Lebanese Army vehicles being sunk for an experimental study related to fisheries.

 

Original Story: http://www.alankabout.com/lebanon_news/36488.html

Twilight of the Gods

A photo collection of the final resting place for Lebanese Armed Forces vehicles.
A photo report made by Mathieu Morant and Chadi Rachid.

45 more photos can be found on our Flickr page:

 

With a special thanks to both Samer Kassis and a very special friend without which nothing would have been possible.

“Northern Thunder” 2016 “رعد الشمال ” : The Host

Some of the best photos from “Northern Thunder” published by the Saudi Press Agency:

Royal Saudi Armed Forces:

 

Sources:

Saudi Press Agency

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Northern Thunder” 2016 “رعد الشمال ” : The Guests

The 12-day “Northern Thunder” manoeuvres in the kingdom of Saudi Arabia ended up a couple of days ago leaving some nice photos of military vehicles published in many official governmental websites. The region’s biggest-ever military exercises included 20 nations from the Middle East, Africa and Asia. The participating countries were Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Jordan, Senegal, Sudan, Maldives, Morocco, Pakistan, Chad, Tunisia, Comoro Islands, Djibouti, Malaysia, Egypt, Mauritania, and Mauritius.

Egyptian Army:

 

 

Bahrain Defence Force:

 

 

Union Defence Force (UAE):

 

 

Jordanian Armed Forces:

 

Kuwait Army:

 

 

 

Royal Army of Oman:

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Royal Army of Oman VB2L TOW disembarking from a Royal Army of Oman C-130H during “Northern Thunder”

Qatar Armed Forces:

 

 

Sources:

Saudi Press Agency

Bahrain News Agency

Jordan News Agency

 

MSCA Kits for the LAF

Among Lebanese companies supporting the Lebanese Armed Forces and present at the third edition of Security Middle East Show (SMES), MSCA (M.Special Car Armoring) proposed armor kits to both Lebanese Army Humvees and M113s:

 

 

Photo Credits: Chadi RACHID

Available also on Flickr

With a Special and warm thanks to Samer Kassis for the invitation to the event