Americans and Slovenes will participate in the air parade in KYIv
On the Independence Day of Ukraine, August 24, in an air parade over the capital, in addition to our Air Force, planes and helicopters of the Slovenian Republic and the United States will fly over.
Representatives of Slovenia arrived in Boryspil yesterday on a C-27 Spartan military transport aircraft and two MH-60 Black Hawk helicopters.
After border and customs procedures, they flew to the Vasilkov military airfield near Kiev for basing and training.
The parade will also feature a pair of US military transport aircraft MS-130 Hercules. The planes arrived in Vinnitsa, are part of the 352nd wing of the US Air Force Special Operations Forces and are based in the UK at the Mildenhall Air Force Base.
As a reminder, all types of aircraft and helicopters in service with the Air Force of Ukraine, as well as the largest transport aircraft in the world – An-225 “Mriya”, will participate in the air parade on the Day of Independence.
Practical training for the passage of an air convoy of the security and defense forces began today near Kiev. They are scheduled for August 10 and 12 (reserve days August 11, 13, 14), August 18, 20, 22 (reserve days August 19, 21).