The Air Forces of the Ukrainian Armed Forces carried out the most large-scale training of fighting aircraft during September 4-5.
UNIAN was told about this by Defense Minister of Ukraine Anatoliy Hrytsneko.
“The most large-scale, during the whole 16 years of the Ukrainian independence, training of fighting aircraft, which defends our air space, was carried out during September 4-5”, A.Hrytsenko said.
According to him, they fulfilled 45 battle launches of “air-air” missiles, out of them 22 during the day and 23- at night. 35 pilots confirmed their high skills during the training.
A.Hrytsenko stressed that all 100% of air targets were hit.