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Red Flag 17-2: Coalition Integration

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MIX (4)[1] Red Flag is America's premier training exercise for today's warfighters. Originally developed to improve our nation's air to air kill ratio during Vietnam, it has grown into much more than strictly air to air tactics. Red Flag 17-2, which concluded March 10th, included allies such as Spain, Singapore, and the Netherlands. As with all Red Flags, integration is the name of the game at these exercises. The mission sets allow each nation participating to adapt to each other's tactics, and to formulate the most effective way to eliminate the threats they face using all assets involved as a singular force...Read More