The Middle East is potentially the world's most dangerous trouble spot. This book looks at why airpower is of such strategic and tactical importance in the area. It provides an overview of the state of the air forces in the first decade of the 21st century.... Tabuk and Dhahran main operating bases, pairs of fighter aircraft are maintained around the clock on quick-reaction alert to ... The F-15C fleet has been plagued by serviceability problems, which prompted a recent programme to repair and ... Nine F-5E/ Fs were sold to Brazil in a $24 million deal in December 2005.
|Title||:||Middle East Air Power in the 21st Century|
|Publisher||:||Casemate Publishers - 2010|