Philippine Air Force Troops Learned to Used Portable Anti-Air Defense Equipment

Published on November 26, 2019 by

The US Marines taught the Philippine Air Force and soldiers on how to lock up the target and fire this anti-aircraft system, including the timing so that it could hit the target and avoid wasting the munition. In this video also the Philippines and United States forces discussed personal experiences, including the languages they used to communicate when they are visiting those places. With this interpersonal skill, both allied nations understand each other, especially on difficulties…

The FIM-92 Stinger is a Man-Portable Air-Defense System (MANPADS) that functions as an infrared homing surface-to-air missile (SAM). It can be modified to fire from a broad category of ground vehicles and helicopters (as an AAM). Developed in the United States, it entered service in 1981 and is used by the militaries of the United States and 29 other countries.

Firing Simulation @ KAMANDAG 3 at Colonel Ernesto P. Ravina Air Base, Philippines, Oct. 10, 2019.

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