BAF annual winter exercise 'WINTEX- 2021' begins
Published : Sunday, 28 February, 2021 at 4:21 PM Count : 207
The annual winter exercise of Bangladesh Air Force ‘WINTEX-2021’ began at all BAF bases and Units on Saturday.
The main objective of the exercise is to assess the capability of Bangladesh Air Force and evaluate the operational ability to safeguard her own air space.
All types of BAF fighter aircraft, transport aircraft, helicopters, radar squadrons, Surface to Air Missile (SAM) unit including all BAF personnel are taking part in the exercise.
As a part of the exercise, the pilots of BAF fighter aircraft, transport aircraft and helicopters will practise different air combat maneuvers and tactics including interception by the fighter aircraft.
Along with Bangladesh Air Force, Bangladesh Army, Bangladesh Navy, Civil Defence and BNCC (Air Wing) are also participating in the exercise in limited scale, said an ISPR release.