A Rafale armed on take-off is featured on the cover of the second issue of the new quarterly, Avions de combat, which dedicates an in-depth report to operation “Chammal”.
In this special 10-page file, the journalist Frédéric Lert immerses the reader in the heat of the Jordanian desert. He describes in detail the meticulous functioning of the temporary air base for the French Air Force (Base Aérienne Projetée – BAP), a key part of operation “Chammal”.
This second issue also features illustrated files on operation “Inherent Resolve”, on the Flanker saga, and on the embarked air group of the Russian aircraft carrier, Admiral Kuznetsov.
Lastly, as always, the magazine dedicates several pages to a selection of mock-ups including a Flanker D, a Grumman F-14A Tomcat, a MiG-31BS, and more…
Magazine “Avions de Combat” no. 2 – Editions Heimdal