Ukraine's airforces hold drills timed to anniversary of service branch

18:42, 6 August 2018

Ukrainian combat pilots held an exercise over the firing range that belongs to the army aviation.

The goal of the drills is to improve the individual skills, the teamwork and combat effectiveness, which later will be of use in the Joint Forces Operation area in eastern Ukraine.

Gunships and ground assault aircraft fired air-to-ground missiles and automatic cannons.