Qioptiq logo Raytheon

TAILPIECE

01 Feb 07. Transporters used by France in 1999 for moving main battle tanks to Kosovo are still in Thessalonica, with Greece demanding €50,000 in parking fees. Athens originally asked Paris for €250,000. (TTU, 1 Feb 07.)
Copyright © 2007 Defence Research & Analysis (DR&A) (Source: DNA DEFENCE NEWS ANALYSIS, Issue 0706, 05 Feb 07)

Feb 07. Subject: Wisdom from the Military. “A slipping gear could let your M203 grenade launcher fire when you least expect it. That would make you quite unpopular in what’s left of your unit.” – Army’s magazine of preventive maintenance. (Source: Mike Gormley)

Back to article list