30/10/2016 14:22

Defense Minister visited one of the UAV airbases

Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov visited one of the military air bases to inspect the combat readiness of the Air Force.

Defense Minister met with flight and technical staff, inspected the combat readiness of military aviation, its capabilities and efficient use, runway, training room, and the current state of the auxiliary building, presss service MOD of Azerbaijan told Azeri Defence.

Tasks set by the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev for the Armed Forces in the field of military development were brought to the attention of military personnel during the meeting with officers.

Minister of Defence has been shown the combat capability, practical flying, personnel training and the possibility of ground control station of new model of the UAV’s of local production.

Minister of Defence has set the task for the Air Force command regarding to the flight practices and a training preparedness of military pilots in accordance with the plan.

At the end of the meeting, the leadership of the Ministry dined with the flight and technical staff.