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Al Udeid Air Base organises Family Day Festival

Al Udeid Air Base organises Family Day Festival

Al Udeid Air Base organised on Friday the second edition of the Family Day Festival for officers and members of the Qatar Amiri Air Force and members of friendly allied forces

Minister vows to take Qatar-US strategic ties to new heights

Minister vows to take Qatar-US strategic ties to new heights

The Qatari Armed Forces and the US Central Air Command celebrated the handing over of command of US Air Forces Central Command from Lt Gen Jeffrey L Harrigian to Lt Gen Joseph Gastella during a ceremony at the Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar.

Dy PM lays foundation stone for Al Udeid Air Base expansion

Dy PM lays foundation stone for Al Udeid Air Base expansion

Qatar’s Ministry of Defence broke ground on Tuesday on new barracks for US and Coalition airmen stationed at Al Udeid Air Base (AUAB), part of a multi-billion dollar expansion project for the base, located in Qatar.

Qatar-US efforts to combat terrorism, strong ties stressed

Qatar-US efforts to combat terrorism, strong ties stressed

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani paid a visit to Al Udeid Air Base yesterday. During the visit, the Emir inspected the Qatari Emiri Air Force and the Combined Air Operations Center for the US Central Command.

US deploys B-52 bombers to Qatar for fight against IS

US deploys B-52 bombers to Qatar for fight against IS

The US Air Force deployed B-52 bombers at Al Udeid Air Base in Qatar on Saturday to join the fight against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, the first time they have been based in the Middle East since the end of the Gulf War in 1991.