This year's Embow 9 took place in March, when France played host to eleven other countries: Germany, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, the US, the UK, Greece, Italy, Norway, the Netherlands, and Turkey.
The fixed-wing aircraft involved in Embow 9, equipped with decoy launchers, were as follows: F-16s of the European participating air forces, a French Mirage 2000D, an Italian AMX and Hercules C-130J.
In the wake of Embow 8, new decoys with adapted signatures were also tested.
This year's installment of NATO's Embow
exercises took place in March in Biscarosse, France.
ARGON 17 fixer refix BARIUM 18 jetsam matjes BORON 16 heder, 17 fifes CAESIUM 16 quicky's (OED, possessive form of quicky) CARBON 17 freits refits resift rifest sifter strife CERIUM 10 embows
ERBIUM 10 belows blowse bowels elbows GOLD 1 hemp, 8 lowt, 20 faix, 23 dali dial laid HAFNIUM 6 alongst HELIUM 6 Akrons (places called Akron, RHD), 10 vowers IRON 23 folk* LEAD 8 milt, 11 plow, 15 apts past pats spat stap taps NEON 13 arba* Arab (W3), 16 dude dued* OXYGEN 16 unowed RADON 5 swift SILVER 9 unbare unbear urbane, 13 verify SODIUM 16 tickey SULPHUR 23 primero* TERBIUM 10 blowsed TIN 11 tye yet, 17 zek XENON 1 poofy, 4 birrs, 13 kabar, 16 nuded* (OED) ZINC 5 hens nesh, 13 vamp, 18 frau