Go to starting pageSitemap   Lietuviškai For the disabled Mobile version

  

 

Two more fighters to join the Baltic air-policing mission in Lithuania

2004.10.29

On Sunday, 31 October two more Tornado F3 fighters of the British Royal Air Force will land at the Zokniai-based airport to join the NATO air-policing mission in the Baltic States.

The first two British fighters came in Zokniai on 14 October when the mission was taken over from Danish fighters F-16.

Approximately100 British military and aircraft support personnel including navigation and communications specialists, medics, military police and fire officers are deployed in Zokniai.

The British Royal Force personnel will guard the Baltic airspace until January 2005. Later they will be replaced by military personnel of another country of NATO.

Comment
Ministry of National Defense Republic of Lithuania has a right to delete inappropriate comments.
Name
email
Comment text
Security codesecimg

 

 
Totorių St. 25, LT-01121 Vilnius, tel. +370 706 70750, fax. +370 5 264 85 17, e-mail: [email protected]
Company number 188602751, VAT ID LT 100001016116
© Ministry of National Defence Republic of Lithuania.
Solution: Fresh Media