US donates 6 helicopters to Lebanese air force

The United States has given six military helicopters to the Lebanese air force, a diplomatic source said on Wednesday, bolstering forces that have been struggling to deal with violence spreading over the border from Syria. “Six Huey 2 helicopters have been delivered to Lebanon as part of bilateral military assistance,”

UAE’s Air Force could take out Iran’s, says Petraeus

U.S. Centcom commander Gen. David Petraeus said last week that the United Arab Emirates, a key U.S. ally in the Persian Gulf, has the capability to overpower Iran’s Air Force. “The Emirati Air Force itself could take out the entire Iranian Air Force, I believe, given that it’s got … somewhere around 70 Block 60 […]