The strategic U.S. bombers B-52H entered the air space of Ukraine as the Command of the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine reported.
“Today, on September 23, two B-52H entered the air space of Ukraine,” the message said.
It is noted that the American bombers will accompany Ukrainian Su-27 and MiG-29 fighters of the tactical aviation brigades of the Air Forces.
The U.S. Embassy in Kyiv added that the flight of the American bombers could be seen in Kyiv, Kherson, Zaporizhia, Dnipro, Poltava, and Cherkasy.
According to the Armed Forces of Ukraine, the American pilots create the possibilities of collective defense and provide strategic and operation possibilities to the U.S., NATO countries, and key partners of the alliance.
“American partners of Ukraine showed once more the comprehensive support of our state at the international arena in the security sphere,” the message said.
Meanwhile, the users of Facebook started to post photo and videos of the flight of the American bombers over the capital of Ukraine.
As we reported before, today, September 4, US Air Force Boeing B-52 military aircraft entered Ukrainian airspace for the first time.