Naval Aviation Brigade of the Navy of the Armed Forces of Ukraine celebrates the 15th anniversary of its creation

20 Aug 2019 ID:4634 Переглядів:202

Today, on August 20, in Nikolaev the naval aviation brigade of Naval Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine celebrates the 15th anniversary from the day of creation. Commander of the Navy of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Admiral Igor Voronchenko arrived to congratulate the personnel on a significant date.
– By patriotism and courage shown in 2014, you have forged your own page in the history of independent Ukraine – the head of the national fleet emphasized. -All these years you represent our country with dignity in long maritime campaigns, international exercises and operations, honorably fulfill the tasks of protecting the Motherland.
A moment of silence honored the memory of those who laid down their lives in defense of our state’s independence.
– Major Stanislav Karachevsky was killed by Russian invaders on April 6, 2014 – this is our first combat loss in the war with Russia, – recalled the leader of the Ukrainian Armed Forces. – He posthumously became an honorary citizen of the city of Berdyansk, in honor of his hometown named the first serial small armored artillery boat of the Navy.
Upon completion of the event, the best military personnel were encouraged by the honors of the Chief of General Staff – Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and Commander of the Navy of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.

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The Armed Forces of Ukraine