Germany Air Force Nations // North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)



OVERVIEW The primary mission of the German air force (Luftwaffe) is to protect civil and military installations and to provide support to the army and navy. Additional missions include surveillance of German airspace, peacekeeping operations and deep penetration of enemy defenses in time of war. The air force has undergone a reform program known as Air Force Structure 6. The Air Force Command remained, but the four subordinated divisions were reduced to three. The Air Transport Command...

 

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