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 NATO could use An-124 Ruslan aircraft for troops redeployment, Ukraine's Defense Ministry says

Ukraine has proposed that NATO use An-124 Ruslan aircraft for troops redeployment.

This was announced by director of the department for military policy, strategic planning, and international cooperation of the Defense Ministry of Ukraine Anatolii Petrenko, Censor.NET informs citing Ukrainski Novyny.

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"We propose that NATO employ the capacities of Antonov SE and use Ruslan aircraft for troops and cargo redeployment," he said.

The same initiative has been voiced by Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak at the recent NATO summit in Warsaw.

Earlier, Ukraine's NSDC Secretary Oleksandr Turchynov has called on NATO countries to renew the project of joint An-70 production.


 
 
 
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