According to press reporting, the US is considering training Syrian rebels to control airstrikes. Is there a new model for Forward Air Control and Close Air Support emerging from the air campaign against ISIS?
James May, star of Top Gear, scores a ride in the “Dragon Lady”. Great footage! Guess it pays to have a TV show, huh? Funny how he says he’s almost at a loss for words… but keeps right on talking. Enjoy!
New details have emerged about how the Coalition is working with Kurdish forces to coordinate airstrikes against ISIS. A Wall Street Journal article describes how B-1B bombers helped stop, and then defeat, the ISIS drive on Kobane.
7feb15–Today the United Arab Emirates (UAE) announced it will send a squadron of its F-16 E/F models to Jordan to help in the fight against ISIS, according to a piece by ABC News. This is interesting in a couple of ways.