Weapons Armed Forces
A number of vessels and logistic units of the Swedish and allied navies participated in ‘Swenex 20’ naval exercise, which has just concluded.
US and Peru signed an agreement about sharing of space data.
The Polish MoD signed a contract for delivery of additional 120-mm Rak mortar systems and command post vehicles.
On 20th May Norwegian and Swedish multirole fighter aircrafts trained along with two American B-1B bombers in the Scandinavian airspace.
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket with is raised into a vertical position on May 21, 2020.
Armed Forces Space
The Polish Ministry of Defense will appoint a special plenipotentiary responsible for working out departments’ Space policy.
Launch operations resume at the Guiana Space Centre. Personnel arrives for Vega flight VV16.
NATO participates in exercise “Open Spirit” in the Baltic Sea.
Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group One continues its Baltic Sea deployment, taking part in the Latvia-led exercise “Open Spirit 2020” that runs 4-14 May 2020.
The Department of the Air Force Rapid Capabilities Office is scheduled to launch the sixth mission of the X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle (OTV-6).