The 51 ° Stormo at the Neuburg range in Germany

(To air Force)
25/10/19

Electronic War. Thanks to it, the 51 ° Stormo was able to achieve an important statistical data since it was the first exercise of the line Euro Fighter where also aircrafts assigned to the Treviso Air Base in addition to the 132 ° Volo Group participated.

Four AMX aircraft of the 51 ° Stormo, along with a specialist staff cell, took part in the training at the Neuburg Electronic War Range in Germany in the 4 - 19 October period.

The training, which was part of the operational and training activities of the Air Squad Command (CSA) for the year 2019, was aimed at practicing and consolidating the Electronic Warfare (GE) tactics, both for the line AMX that for the relative pilots in second phase.

With a view to enhancing and rationalizing resources, the 51 ° Stormo was tasked with managing the entire organization of the operation and also supporting the Eurofighters coming from the Air Defense Departments of the Air Force, even though they trained in missions separated from those flown by the AMX.

In fact, while the AMXs were deployed in Germany, the F-2000 reached the polygon taking off from their respective bases, and in particular from Istrana, where, for the entire period of the exercise, both Personnel of the Operational Technical Support Division was present at Electronic War (Re.STOGE) of Pratica di Mare, both maintenance staff of the Line Euro Fighter composed of specialists from the 51 ° Stormo and from the other Air Defense Departments (4 ° - 36 ° - 37 ° Stormo).

The exercise, as a whole, has actively contributed to the standardization and consolidation of the operating procedures to be implemented in the field of Electronic Warfare. Thanks to it, the 51 ° was able to achieve an important statistical datum since it was the first exercise of the line Euro Fighter where also aircrafts assigned to the Treviso Air Base in addition to the 132 ° Volo Group participated.