HOT SPOT

With increasing levels of Russian military activity in the region, Combat Aircraft looks at the current situation regarding Baltic Air Policing as the Polish Air Force leads the NATO mission.

img_81-1_9.jpg

Above: Polish F-16s carry the AN/AAQ-33 Sniper pod, which is ideal for the long-range air-to-air visual identification of targets.

Opposite page:

Two Polish F-16C Block 52+s, armed with live AIM-120 AMRAAM and AIM-9X missiles break for the camera.

Become a Premium Member to Read More

This is a premium article and requires an active Key.Aero subscription to view. You can also access it if you’re subscribed to one of our Key Publishing magazines.

I’m an existing member, sign me in!

I don’t have a subscription…

Why not join our community of aviation enthusiasts? Pick one of our introductory offers and access a wealth of world-class aviation content.