U.S., Thailand, Singapore conduct dissimilar aircraft formation during COPE Tiger 2019

Photo courtesy of MINDEF SINGAPORE
Photo courtesy of MINDEF SINGAPORE

U.S., Thailand, Singapore conduct dissimilar aircraft formation during COPE Tiger 2019

by Capt. Lauren Linscott
U.S. Air Force

KORAT ROYAL THAI AIR FORCE BASE, Thailand -- A U.S. F-16 Fighting Falcon, a Singaporean F-15SG, and a Thai JAS-39 Gripen conducted a dissimilar aircraft formation during COPE Tiger 2019 at Korat Royal Thai Air Force Base, Thailand, March 21.

COPE Tiger is an annual multilateral aerial exercise aimed at improving combat readiness and interoperability between the Republic of Singapore air force, Royal Thai air force, and U.S. Air Force, while concurrently enhancing the three nations' military relations.

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