F-16 pilot training: independent flights on Western fighters are expected
The Ukrainian Air Force has reported that training of Ukrainian pilots on F-16 Western fighters is going on as planned
The spokesman of the Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Yuriy Ihnat shared the update during the United News telethon.
"Everything is going according to plan. Every time the pilots take to the skies with instructors, as I have already said. Perhaps the number of pilots with instructors will increase," the spokesman said.
According to Ihnat, Ukrainian pilots are expected to fly F-16 fighter jets on their own.
"We are expecting more independent flights. I think we will know more in the near future, I don't want to announce anything," the spokesman said.