Arctic to Be Priority for Russian Air Force in 2015


The Russian Air Forces will put the main emphasis of its activities in 2015 on the Arctic groups increasing, the representative of the press and information service of the Defense Ministry on Air Force Colonel Igor Klimov told journalists.

“In the new 2015 academic year the main activities of the Air Force will be directed to the increasing of presence of the Air Force in the Arctic zone of the Russian Federation, retraining and application by the staff of the Air Force of new and upgraded models of weapons and military equipment, improving combat training formations and units,” Klimov said.

Earlier, Air Force Commander Colonel-General Viktor Bondarev noted that the Air Force of Russia will increase its force in the Arctic.


Posted on December 1, 2014, in Arctic News, Aviation Industry News. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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