UNIQUE ANGLO GERMAN AIR EXERCISE IN LITHUANIA HAS ENDED

Image shows a German Air Force Eurofighter Typhoon at Siauliai Air Base, 22nd Jul 2020. The RAF are currently deployed there as 135 Expeditionary Air Wing with Typhoons from No. 6 Sqn for Op AZOTIZE. They have hosted their German NATO partners for an interoperability exchange where they are conducting training sorties and working together on the ground. Op AZOTIZE is the UK's contribution to the NATO Baltic Air Policing mission ensuring the security of the skies above Lithuania the other Baltic States. RAF Typhoons of No.6 Squadron, from RAF Lossiemouth, are working alongside a detachment of Spanish F-18 fighters of Ejercito Del Aire.
Image shows a German Air Force Eurofighter Typhoon at Siauliai Air Base, 22nd Jul 2020. The RAF are currently deployed there as 135 Expeditionary Air Wing with Typhoons from No. 6 Sqn for Op AZOTIZE. They have hosted their German NATO partners for an interoperability exchange where they are conducting training sorties and working together on the ground. Op AZOTIZE is the UK's contribution to the NATO Baltic Air Policing mission ensuring the security of the skies above Lithuania the other Baltic States. RAF Typhoons of No.6 Squadron, from RAF Lossiemouth, are working alongside a detachment of Spanish F-18 fighters of Ejercito Del Aire.

Image shows a German Air Force Eurofighter Typhoon at Siauliai Air Base, 22nd Jul 2020.

The RAF are currently deployed there as 135 Expeditionary Air Wing with Typhoons from No. 6 Sqn for Op AZOTIZE. They have hosted their German NATO partners for an interoperability exchange where they are conducting training sorties and working together on the ground.

Op AZOTIZE is the UK’s contribution to the NATO Baltic Air Policing mission ensuring the security of the skies above Lithuania the other Baltic States. RAF Typhoons of No.6 Squadron, from RAF Lossiemouth, are working alongside a detachment of Spanish F-18 fighters of Ejercito Del Aire.

Image shows the arrival of a German Air Force, Luftwaffe, A400 at Siauliai Air Base on 14th Jul 2020. The aircraft brings a small number of PAX (persons) and cargo in order for the detachment to conduct an interoperability exchange with the RAF deployed on Op AZOTIZE. 135 Expeditionary Air Wing including Typhoons of No. 6 Sqn, will be working alongside their German partners who will bring their own Eurofighter fast jets as part of the exercise.  Op AZOTIZE is the UK's contribution to the NATO Baltic Air Policing mission ensuring the security of the skies above Lithuania the other Baltic States. RAF Typhoons of No.6 Squadron, from RAF Lossiemouth, are working alongside a detachment of Spanish F-18 fighters of Ejercito Del Aire.
Image shows the arrival of a German Air Force, Luftwaffe, A400 at Siauliai Air Base on 14th Jul 2020. The aircraft brings a small number of PAX (persons) and cargo in order for the detachment to conduct an interoperability exchange with the RAF deployed on Op AZOTIZE. 135 Expeditionary Air Wing including Typhoons of No. 6 Sqn, will be working alongside their German partners who will bring their own Eurofighter fast jets as part of the exercise.
Op AZOTIZE is the UK’s contribution to the NATO Baltic Air Policing mission ensuring the security of the skies above Lithuania the other Baltic States. RAF Typhoons of No.6 Squadron, from RAF Lossiemouth, are working alongside a detachment of Spanish F-18 fighters of Ejercito Del Aire.

Image shows the arrival of a German Air Force, Luftwaffe, A400 at Siauliai Air Base on 14th Jul 2020. The aircraft brings a small number of PAX (persons) and cargo in order for the detachment to conduct an interoperability exchange with the RAF deployed on Op AZOTIZE. 135 Expeditionary Air Wing including Typhoons of No. 6 Sqn, will be working alongside their German partners who will bring their own Eurofighter fast jets as part of the exercise.
Op AZOTIZE is the UK’s contribution to the NATO Baltic Air Policing mission ensuring the security of the skies above Lithuania the other Baltic States. RAF Typhoons of No.6 Squadron, from RAF Lossiemouth, are working alongside a detachment of Spanish F-18 fighters of Ejercito Del Aire.

Image shows RAF Typhoons and German Air Force Eurofighters working together at Siauliai Air Base, 20th Jul 2020. The RAF have 135 Expeditionary Air Wing deployed to Lithuania for Op AZOTIZE and have welcomed their German partners for an interoperability exchange. During the exchange they will be able to conduct flying sorties as well as working together on the ground.
Op AZOTIZE is the UK’s contribution to the NATO Baltic Air Policing mission ensuring the security of the skies above Lithuania the other Baltic States. RAF Typhoons of No.6 Squadron, from RAF Lossiemouth, are working alongside a detachment of Spanish F-18 fighters of Ejercito Del Aire.

Image shows a German Air Force Eurofighter Typhoon at Siauliai Air Base, 22nd Jul 2020.
The RAF are currently deployed there as 135 Expeditionary Air Wing with Typhoons from No. 6 Sqn for Op AZOTIZE. They have hosted their German NATO partners for an interoperability exchange where they are conducting training sorties and working together on the ground.
Op AZOTIZE is the UK’s contribution to the NATO Baltic Air Policing mission ensuring the security of the skies above Lithuania the other Baltic States. RAF Typhoons of No.6 Squadron, from RAF Lossiemouth, are working alongside a detachment of Spanish F-18 fighters of Ejercito Del Aire.

Image shows a German Air Force Eurofighter Typhoon.
The RAF are currently deployed there as 135 Expeditionary Air Wing with Typhoons from No. 6 Sqn for Op AZOTIZE. They have hosted their German NATO partners for an interoperability exchange where they are conducting training sorties and working together on the ground.
Op AZOTIZE is the UK’s contribution to the NATO Baltic Air Policing mission ensuring the security of the skies above Lithuania the other Baltic States. RAF Typhoons of No.6 Squadron, from RAF Lossiemouth, are working alongside a detachment of Spanish F-18 fighters of Ejercito Del Aire.

Image shows RAF and German Air Force Eurofighter Typhoons flying side by side over Lithuania, 24th Jul 2020.
The RAF are currently deployed as 135 Expeditionary Air Wing to Siauliai Air Base for Op AZOTIZE and have welcomed their NATO partners from Germany for an interoperability exchange. During this time they are conducting training sorties together.
The RAF are currently deployed there as 135 Expeditionary Air Wing with Typhoons from No. 6 Sqn for Op AZOTIZE. They have hosted their German NATO partners for an interoperability exchange where they are conducting training sorties and working together on the ground.
Op AZOTIZE is the UK’s contribution to the NATO Baltic Air Policing mission ensuring the security of the skies above Lithuania the other Baltic States. RAF Typhoons of No.6 Squadron, from RAF Lossiemouth, are working alongside a detachment of Spanish F-18 fighters of Ejercito Del Aire.

Image shows the RAF and German Air Force at Siauliai Air Base on 29th Jul 2020.
The RAF are deployed on Op AZOTIZE as 135 Expeditionary Air Wing alongside their Spanish NATO partners and have also been hosting the German detachment for an interoperability exchange. All three Nation’s aircraft, RAF Typhoon FGR4, Spanish F-18 Hornet and German Eurofighter were brought together for the occasion.
Op AZOTIZE is the UK’s contribution to the NATO Baltic Air Policing mission ensuring the security of the skies above Lithuania the other Baltic States. RAF Typhoons of No.6 Squadron, from RAF Lossiemouth, are working alongside a detachment of Spanish F-18 fighters of Ejercito Del Aire.

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