Commander of the Air Force flies F-15 Agressor
27 de julio de 2012
Photo by Coronel Liliana Alarcón Guarín
General Saul Tito Pinilla Pinilla, Commander of the Colombian Air Force participated in a scheduled day mission aboard an F-15 D 57 squad, team attacker, during exercise Red Flag.
In this maneuver could appreciate the professionalism demonstrated by the crews of the institution demonstrated throughout the year, where the concentration, discipline and knowledge of the enemy are the key factors for successful operation.
Similarly, it was evident the environment of hostility and adverse external conditions which are faced daily crew k-fir aircraft and tanker aircraft for the accomplishment of the mission, as ground-air threats, air-air, meteorology, among others.
Also, interoperability lived over sixty aircraft simultaneously participate in the mission, raising the level of demand, concentration and skill of the crews of Colombia.
Moreover, Mr. General Commander of the Colombian Air Force, while in the Nellis Air Force Base, visited the simulation center where he met Ejection closely with high tech equipment to train pilots for combat missions , generating knowledge and skills to overcome a potential emergency involving the ejection of aircraft to save his life.