Israel will be Blue Flag autumn 2017 year - Air Force exercises, which will be the largest in the history of the country. This writes the Defense News.
To participate in the exercises invited representatives from seven foreign countries: USA, Greece, Poland, France, Germany, India and Italy. It is planned to involve more than 100 combat aircraft. Over the course of the exercise will be observed by representatives and military attaches from more than 40 States.
"This will be the largest exercise in the history of the Israeli Air Force" - said Lt. Col. Richard Hecht, head of International Cooperation IDF.
He did not explain exactly what topics will be practiced on the exercises. The publication notes, however, that the Blue Flag on the past were committed hundreds of training missions, which solves the problem of air combat, attacking mobile and stationary ground targets and air defense effort.
Blue Flag conducted with 2013 years every two years, usually they last for about two weeks.