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U.S. sends 60 TH-67 Creek training helicopters to Colombia

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The U.S. Government delivering 60 TH-67 Creek training helicopters to Colombia as part of the counter-narcotics program. According to the U.S. Army Security Assistance Command, helicopters had been on loan to the government of Colombia to support its operations in Colombia through U.S. Southern Command under a phased counter-narcotics 1033 authority. There are many ways to […]

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Colombian Air Force supports U.S. Navy Growlers during exercise Red Flag

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Colombian Air Force Multi-Mission Transport Tanker Jupiter 767 conducted day and night refueling missions exclusively with the U.S. Navy EA-18G Growlers from the Electronic Attack Squadron 134 during the U.S. Air Force-led air-to-air combat exercise Red Flag 19-2. According to a statement released by the 12th Air Force (Air Forces Southern) Public Affairs, the Colombian […]

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Venezuela sends more troops to Colombia border

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Colombia media on Sunday reported Venezuela had mobilized forces to the country’s Eastern border fears a foreign military intervention. Some source reported that Caracas deployed more troops to Colombia border and steps up armored deployment to “guarantee law and order” amid an ongoing crisis. On 4 February, the Twitter account of ELINT News posted a video […]

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Colombia denies speculation about military intervention in Venezuela

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Colombia’s Foreign Minister Carlos has released a statement denying a report that his government going to provide the United States will military bases so that the latter could launch a possible military invasion in Venezuela. For several days now, Colombian officials have refuted speculation that the country will take part or support military intervention in […]

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Venezuela steps up armored deployment on Colombia border

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Residents of Eastern Venezuela have posted footages of heavy artillery systems, main battle tanks and military equipment moving towards the Colombian border. Twitter account Already Happened‏ also has release video showing military convoy, included recently ordered Russin-made 2S19 MSTA-S heavy artillery systems, at the route to the Colombian border. President Maduro fears a foreign military […]

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Colombian Kfir fighters train with the Thunderbolt and Fighting Falcons at Nellis Air Force Base

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Colombian Air Force on the six Kfir fighter jets takes part in air-to-air combat training exercise with A-10 Thunderbolt IIs from the 354th Fighter Squadron “the Bulldogs” and F-16 Fighting Falcons from Arizona Air National Guard’s 162nd Wing that is hosted at the Nevada Test and Training Range. According to the United States Air Force’s statement, Six Colombian Air Force […]

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Colombian Navy launched two new landing craft

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The Colombian Navy (ARC) recently launched two new landing craft in the presence of Mariana Martínez Cuellar, Vice Minister of Defence for Strategy and Planning. These two boats were built in the shipyard of the Corporation of Science and Technology for Development of the Naval, Maritime and Fluvial (Cotecmar) Industry and mark a milestone in […]

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Textron wins $65 million contract to supply APCs to Iraq, Colоmbia

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Textron has won $65 million contract to provide variants of Commando Select Armored Personnel Carriers to Iraq and Colоmbia. Textron has to provide 54 Commando Select APCs each along with 40/50 turret; four Commando Select APCs with 40/50 turret and command and control variant and two each Commando Select APCs to Iraq and Colоmbia, the […]

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Colombian Air Force Increases Mission Capability with Acceptance of Seventh Bell Helicopter Huey II Kit

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Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today that the Colombian Air Force (COLAF) had accepted their seventh Huey II Kit – continuing to improve their fleet performance and mission readiness. The delivery of the Huey II Kit is a part of an ongoing upgrade program designed to revitalize the Colombian Air Force’s […]

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GDELS is offering ASCOD armoured personnel carrier to the Army of Colombia

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General Dynamics European Land Systems (GDELS) has offered the armored vehicle in its version Ascod APC (personnel carrier) to the Army of Colombia in the process of renewal of its armored park has launched the Latin American country. The offer of the interest that has the Colombian Army to expand its fleet of crawler traction, […]

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