NATO E-3A Component marks 1,000th Assurance Measures Flight
The 1000 AM crew poses after another succesful flight.
Oct 5, 2016
Today, Oct. 5, 2016, the Headquarters NATO Airborne Warning and Control
Force Geilenkirchen E-3A Component flew its 1,000th mission in support
of Assurance Measures. NATO AWACS tail number LX-N-90444 took off from
NATO Air Base Geilenkirchen, Germany with a multinational crew on board
and returned several hours later. This is a public and visible
demonstration of NATO's resolve, cohesion and commitment to deterrence
and collective defense.