Ukraine will present fighting vehicles at the “Malta International Airshow 2016″ – Defense Ministry


Kyiv, September 23, 2016. “Soldiers of Air Forces of Ukraine will participate in the international air show “Malta International Airshow 2016” in Luke, the Republic of Malta”, said Lieutenant-Colonel Oleksiy Chernobay, spokesman of Ukraine’s Defense Ministry at a press briefing at Ukraine Crisis Media Center. Yesterday the delegation of Air Forces of  the Armed Forces of Ukraine headed by lieutenant general Sergiy Drozdov left for preparation to participation at air show. ”Ukrainian aircraft engineering will be presented at the show by two fighter aircraft planes Su-27 and Su-27UB and military and transport aircraft IL-76”, said Lieutenant-Colonel Oleksiy Chernobay. The presentation of aircraft engineering of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and its possibilities in air will take place during the events.

Moreover, at the range “Babadag”, located at Romania the marines of Armed Naval Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine take part in events on the preparation of troops “Platinum Links 2016”that was organized within the Rotation Forces of Black Sea region. “During the training maneuvers the marines adopt experience on rules of usage army and warfare according to NATO standards and perform tasks that are assigned to soldiers in multinational units,: spokesman of UDM said.