Violetta Orlova 09:27, 21.08.22 UNIAN
In the room, five Ukrainian pilots were trained on simulators.
A group of Ukrainian pilots is being trained in the United States. According to American journalists, the military is trained on A-10 attack aircraft .
This is stated in the material TIME .
Journalists were reportedly allowed to visit a secret pilot training center last month on the condition that they wear a blindfold.
Already on the spot, the reporter saw posters with A-10s and the inscription: “Keep calm and destroy Soviet tanks.”
In the room, five Ukrainian pilots were trained on simulators. Each computer has a realistic control stick, joystick and virtual reality goggles.
The American media previously wrote that Washington is considering the transfer of old A-10 attack aircraft to Ukraine.
The A-10 has been used in Iraq and Afghanistan to support troops in combat. The Air Force pilots slowly flew the attack aircraft over the area and then opened fire on the rebel fighters.
War in Ukraine: current data
Russia has focused on the capture of Donbass. The enemy has failed most of the assaults, but is preparing for a new attack in the Donetsk direction . Fighting continues in the area of Sands, New York and Marinka.
The invaders had partial success in the Nikolaev direction – they occupied the southern outskirts of Blagodatny.
Three enemy carriers of sea-based cruise missiles are in readiness for the use of high-precision weapons.
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The desire of the Russian Federation to strengthen the defense of the occupied Crimea will divert their forces from the front line, analysts from the Institute for the Study of War say.
On August 20, Russia launched another strike on Nikolaev, hitting a civilian high-rise building. Many victims.
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