Saudi Arabia and Its Allies Starts Bombing Yemen

By Russia Today (RT), SAUDI Arabian forces, joined by nine other countries, have launched a military operation in Yemen against Shiite Houthi rebels, the Saudi ambassador to the US said. The offensive, which started with airstrikes, will also involve “other military assets.” According to Ambassador Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir, the military operation in Yemen started […]

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U.S. Donates One Used Military Transport Aircraft to Ethiopia

By The Reporter, THE US government has donated a C-130E Hercules military transport aircraft to the Ethiopian Air Force.  Reliable sources told The Reporter that the Ethiopian Air Force has acquired the aircraft that was being operated by the US Air Force. Sources said the USAF-130E recently entered service with No 15 squadron at Ethiopian […]

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ESAT Established Contact With Defected Ethiopian Helicopter Pilots

By TesfaNews, THE Ethiopian Satellite Television (ESAT) today reports that it has established its first contact with the three Ethiopian Air Force pilots who defected last month to a third country [Eritrea] with their MI-35 Helicopter gunship. Captain Samuel Ghidey, Lieutenant Yililign Mekonen and technician Tsegabrhan Ghidey told ESAT that they are safe and in […]

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Another Ethiopian Air Force Pilot Defects and Joined Armed Struggle

By TesfaNews, ANOTHER wave of defection today hit the troubled Ethiopian Air Force once again as another military aircraft pilot have abandoned the regime and joined one of the armed opposition forces in exile. The Amsterdam based Ethiopian Satellite Television ESAT, however, refrained from mentioning his name for safety reason but promised to report about […]

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ሓይል አየር ኢትዮጲያ ይሕመስ ኣሎ

ብ ተስፋኒውስ ፡ ኣባላት ሓይሊ አየር ኢትዮጲያ ዝነበሩ ሻምበል ሳሙኤል ግደይ፡ መቶ ኣለቃ ቢልልኝ ደሳለኝ ከምኡውን ናይ በረራ ቴክኒሻን ጸጋ ብርሃን ግደይን ፡ ኣብዚ ቅንያት`ዚ ነቲ ሒዞምዎ ዝጸንሑ ሄሊኮፕተር ጠዊዮም ናብ ኤርትራ ድሕሪ ምእታው ፡ ሓይሊ ኣየር ኢትዮጲያ ኣብ ኣዚዩ ጽዑቕ ኣኼባታትን ግምገማን ተሸሚሙ ከምዝርከብ ምንጭታት ካብ አዲስ አበባ ንመደብር ቴሌቭዥን ኢሳት ሓቢሮም ። ሽሕ`እኳ ምጥፋእ […]

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Ethiopia Admits Defection of Two MI-35 Helicopter Gunships to Eritrea (VIDEO)

By TesfaNews, THE Ethiopian Defense Ministry today announced that two of its Air Force pilots and their two MI-35 helicopter gunships have defected to Eritrea. In a face saving message read out today on the state television (EBC), the defense ministry alleges that it was rather a hijack by two disgruntled pilots forcing the flight technicians and co-pilots to fly […]

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Two Ethiopian Pilots Abscond With Two MI-35 Attack Helicopters

By TesfaNews, TWO Ethiopian Air Force pilots reportedly went missing since yesterday morning with their two MI-35 combat helicopters. The Ethiopian Satellite Television (ESAT) breaks the news this evening after confirming the defections of the two pilots and the two military helicopters from the Ethiopian Air Force inventory.

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