Representatives of Turkish Air Force arrive in Azerbaijan (VIDEO)
A large group of flight and engineering-technical staff of the Turkish Air Force has arrived in Azerbaijan to participate in the TurAz Qartalı-2019 Joint Flight-Tactical Exercises, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry's press service reported.
The work on staff accommodation, exercise planning and other organizational issues are currently underway to get prepared for the exercises.
TurAz Qartalı-2019 Joint Flight-Tactical Exercises will be conducted with the participation of the Air Forces of Azerbaijan and Turkey, in accordance with the Annual Military Cooperation Plan between the two countries.
The exercises that will be held on September 2-16, will involve up to 30 aircraft of the Air Forces of Azerbaijan and Turkey, including aircrafts MiG-29, F-16, Su-25 and “Kasa” P-235, and helicopters Mi-35, Mi-17, “Sikorsky” UH-70, CH-47 “Chinook”, and ATTACK/AH-1W.
During the exercises, tasks on planning joint activities of the aviation assets of Air Force of Azerbaijan, and Air Force, Naval Forces and Land Forces of Turkey, studying the possibilities of interoperability and combat coordination in conducting operations, implementing search and rescue operations, destroying ground targets by delivering airstrikes will be fulfilled alongside other tasks.