Sep 16, 2005
ANKARA [MENL] -- Turkey has launched a major combat air exercise.
MOSCOW [MENL] -- The United Arab Emirates has been discussing the purchaseof air transports from Russia.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The PAC-3 system has achieved a successful interceptof a short-range ballistic missile target.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The U.S. Defense Department has been preparing tolaunch a project to replace the Mobile Tactical High Energy Laser, rejectedby the U.S. Army after more than a decade of development.