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Soldiers assigned to 5th Battalion, 4th ADAR fire FIM-92 Stinger MANPADS during the TOBRUQ ARROWS training exercise, 10 June 2020, Latvia [US Army: Sgt. Dommnique Washington]
Watch US Army Europe’s 10th Army Air and Missile Defense Command fire air defence missiles at aerial targets during Exercise TOBRUQ ARROWS in Latvia.


US Army Europe’s 10th Army Air and Missile Defense Command (10th AAMDC) travelled from Kaiserslautern, Germany to Jurmalciems, Latvia to participate in exercise TOBRUQ ARROWS 2020 from June 5-15.

During the exercise, US air defence assets conducted an Avenger Air Defense System live-fire exercise, shooting down drone targets off the Latvian coast. The US soldiers exercised with units from NATO Allies Latvia and Lithuania. All COVID-19 precautionary measures were taken. TOBRUQ ARROWS is a Latvian-led, multinational short-range air defence exercise intended to enhance interoperability among NATO forces and increase readiness through the integration of land component air missile defence capabilities.

This NATO Multimedia footage includes various shots of US soldiers training on the beach in Latvia and firing air defence missiles at drone targets.

For previous articles on 10th AAMDC see:-

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