Training of Ukrainians on the F-16 begins in Romania


Training of Ukrainian pilots on F-16 fighters begins in Romania. This is reported by Deutsche Welle on Monday, November 13.

It is stated that the Minister of Defense of Romania, Angel Tilvar, together with his Dutch colleague, Kaisa Ollongren, on Monday, November 13, opened the European Training Center for F-16 fighters at the Fetesti Air Force base, where Ukrainian pilots will be trained.

Training at the center, located 150 kilometers east of Bucharest, will last at least six months.

Lockheed, which makes the F-16, is also reported to have provided instructors and technical personnel for the exercise.