The site said “Foxtrot Alpha”, competent for security and aviation, said that the Israeli Air Force aircraft provided the aircraft combat Jordanian fuel, at the weekend, on the way to joint exercises in the United States.
According to the report, and during the flight of the Israeli Air Force aircraft to a US base in Nevada, five aircraft “F-15” Israeli side was seen to “F-16” Jordanian aircraft. Jordanian fighters were equipped with fuel in the air by a plane used by the Israeli Air Force refueling aircraft in the air “Kc-707”.
The site that the US will begin to maneuver “Red Flag” in the next week, and includes joint exercises in the US Air Force base, “Nellis”. The Israeli army has decided to send an air crews and technology to participate in the exercises after six years of absence from participation.
According to the publication, the refueling plane flown by an Israeli-Jordanian plane is a leap in the level of security cooperation between Israel and Jordan.
In this context, it should be noted that a source had confirmed an American, three weeks ago, Israel handed over to Jordan 16 combat aircraft “Cobra”, to be used in the fight against the organization of the Islamic State (Daash).
In a report published by “Reuters”, at that time, Jordan has strengthened its relations with Israel within the framework of the fight against “Daash”, and so the use of Israeli combat aircraft, one of the US production, serve this goal.
And on the link, according to the newspaper “Haaretz”, the 10 Israeli planes would participate in the exercises in the United States. The Israeli army had prepared, in the last year to participate in a similar maneuver, but was canceled for reasons related budgets. ∞∞∞∞∞ MORE »»»»