Cyprus, France wrap up air defence drill

Cyprus’ National Guard and the French Armed Forces successfully completed the Air Defence exercise TALOS 2022 as Rafale fighter jets flew over the island Monday. A statement by the Ministry of Defence


Adequate air connectivity for all

Despite the challenges facing aviation, adequate air connectivity needs to be secured, especially in countries entirely dependent on it, Transport Minister Yiannis Karousos told a High-Level conference on Covid by the International

Cyprus air defence tested by Israeli jets

The National Guard’s air defence system’s operational readiness was successfully tested during the military exercise Onisilos-Gideon 2021, an annual defence cooperation programme between Cyprus and Israel. “The annual exercise proves the upgraded


Cyprus, Israel launch air defence exercise

A large scale annual military exercise codenamed Onisilos-Gideon 2021 got underway Monday to test the island’s air defence capability as part of the cooperation between Cyprus and Israel. The exercise is directed