Baku. Rashad Suleymanov – APA. Exercises of the Azerbaijani Air Forces led by Defense Minister Colonel General Zakir Hasanov are continuing according to plan, the Defense Ministry’s press service reported to APA.
According to the exercise scenario, the conventional enemy violating the airspace was found and the datum about it were passed over to the combat management station. Air targets were caught by radar and were immediately shot down by conventional shootings from S-300 PMU-2 "Favorite" and S-125 "Pechora-2» TM-type anti-aircraft missiles.
During the implementation of tasks, military aircrafts involved in the project completely destroyed the conventional enemy’s ground targets, combat vehicles, and combat engineering facilities with uncontrollable missiles and destructive aviation equipments.
After the training flights, Zakir Hasanov presented to pilots the most modern protective helmets and suits that meet NATO standards.
Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev presented to every pilot practically more efficient and comfortable leather waistcoats.
Exercises of the Air Forces continue.