PLAAF joins exercise with RTAF

ImageForum for news and discussions on miltary aviation matters.

Forum rules
Image
Post Reply
User avatar
Piet Luijken
Moderator
Moderator
Posts: 3516
Joined: 27 Dec 2003, 14:19
Subscriber Scramble Magazine: Piet Luijken
Location: Amstelveen

PLAAF joins exercise with RTAF

Post by Piet Luijken »

According Alert5 PLAAF will join RTAF in exercise Falcon Strike this year.
Source is an internal RTAF newsletter.

Last year november Chinese and Thai military were reported to be in talks about cooperative training.
Greetings,

Piet Luijken
Scramble Editor
CJ van der Ende
Scramble Rookie
Scramble Rookie
Posts: 59
Joined: 19 Nov 2012, 22:46
Type of spotter: Photographer
Subscriber Scramble Magazine: Yes

Re: PLAAF joins exercise with RTAF

Post by CJ van der Ende »

Very interesting Piet!! Thanks!! Any idea what the PLAAF will bring or will the RTAF embark on a journey to Communist China??

CJ.

www.cjvanderende.com
User avatar
Le Addeur noir
Scramble Master
Scramble Master
Posts: 56078
Joined: 19 Jan 2007, 16:22
Subscriber Scramble Magazine: Nee
Location: Asie

Re: PLAAF joins exercise with RTAF

Post by Le Addeur noir »

CJ van der Ende wrote:Very interesting Piet!! Thanks!! Any idea what the PLAAF will bring or will the RTAF embark on a journey to Communist China??

CJ.

http://www.cjvanderende.com
J-11s according to a source in the Kingdom.
Drink treble
See double
Act single

and the Emir called up his jet fighters
MasterJet
Scramble Senior
Scramble Senior
Posts: 267
Joined: 12 Mar 2007, 10:15
Contact:

Re: PLAAF joins exercise with RTAF

Post by MasterJet »

That sounds very interesting… please Piet keep us on the line about that

Cheers

Giovanni Colla
bruinmedic
Scramble Rookie
Scramble Rookie
Posts: 59
Joined: 07 Nov 2011, 18:47
Subscriber Scramble Magazine: bruinmedic

Re: PLAAF joins exercise with RTAF

Post by bruinmedic »

Scheduled for Nov 16-26 at Korat RTAFB. As previously reported PLAAF will bring J-11s, reported to be 6. Plus IL-76 for support. RTAF will use 4-6 JAS-39 from 701 Sqn to participate.
MasterJet
Scramble Senior
Scramble Senior
Posts: 267
Joined: 12 Mar 2007, 10:15
Contact:

Re: PLAAF joins exercise with RTAF

Post by MasterJet »

Thanks for the info
MasterJet
Scramble Senior
Scramble Senior
Posts: 267
Joined: 12 Mar 2007, 10:15
Contact:

Re: PLAAF joins exercise with RTAF

Post by MasterJet »

According to RTAF PAO DEPT. NO FOREIGN MEDIA will be allowed to cover the event, only a few lucky local journalist will be allowed on base.
PLAAF decision is a BIG NO on the RTAF request to arrange a media event on that.

By the way KORAT has good spotting point from outside…
tatoo
Scramble Junior
Scramble Junior
Posts: 139
Joined: 27 Aug 2009, 23:54
Type of spotter: numbers
Subscriber Scramble Magazine: tatoo

Re: PLAAF joins exercise with RTAF

Post by tatoo »

See also topic thailand korat air base.
On November 26/27 2015 an small air show at Korat with JAS-39/F-16 AND 1August PLAAF Demoteam. (Source Youtube). Open 900AM.
Is at the end of the exercise with Chinese. :worship:
User avatar
Le Addeur noir
Scramble Master
Scramble Master
Posts: 56078
Joined: 19 Jan 2007, 16:22
Subscriber Scramble Magazine: Nee
Location: Asie

Re: PLAAF joins exercise with RTAF

Post by Le Addeur noir »

I can confirm these jets have arrived in Thailand and a full report if the serials/ c/ns will be on here shortly.
Drink treble
See double
Act single

and the Emir called up his jet fighters
Post Reply

Return to “Military Aviation News”