Egypt Independent

Air defense chief says Egypt’s air space secure

The head of the Air Defense Force said Tuesday on the sidelines of a live-fire drill that Egypt's airspace is secure.

"Our airspace has not been penetrated from any direction, even from the eastern side," Major General Abdel Moneim al-Tarras said, stressing that the Air Defense Force is always vigilant.

Tarras added that the Air Defense Force would acquire advanced equipment in the near future.

Edited translation from MENA