Some articles on air, air defence force, forces:
... See also Air Force of the Polish Army Along with the Polish People's Army (Ludowe Wojsko Polskie) in the USSR, the Ludowe Lotnictwo Polskie — Polish People's Airforce — was created ... In 1944–45, further regiments were created forming the 1st Mixed Air Corps, consisting of a Bomber Division, Assault Division, Fighter Division and a mixed Division ... returned to Poland and gave birth to the air force of the People's Republic of Poland ...
... The Air Defence Force is a component of the Air and Air Defence Force of Azerbaijan ... The Gabala OTH Radar in Azerbaijan is operated by the Russian Space Forces ... mobile SAM and the ZSU23 Shilka vehicles to cover the armored forces against airstrikes ...
Famous quotes containing the words force, air and/or defence:
“Harsh necessity, and the newness of my kingdom, force me to do such things and to guard my frontiers everywhere.”
—Virgil [Publius Vergilius Maro] (7019 B.C.)
“The air was so elastic and crystalline that it had the same effect on the landscape that a glass has on a picture, to give it an ideal remoteness and perfection.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)
“What cannot stand must fall; and the measure of our sincerity and therefore of the respect of men, is the amount of health and wealth we will hazard in the defence of our right. An old farmer, my neighbor across the fence, when I ask him if he is not going to town-meeting, says: No, t is no use balloting, for it will not stay; but what you do with the gun will stay so.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)