This information was reported by Eurointegration, reports URA-Inform.
US Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs Celeste Wallander said that the work of the aviation coalition continues as planned.
She said that this year Ukraine will receive the first F-16 fighters , associated infrastructure and spare parts.
«We are working as a coalition on the F-16 program and are committed to ensuring Ukraine's initial operational readiness with its F-16 program 2024», — she noted.
According to a Pentagon spokeswoman, this program covers pilot training, platforms, technician training, as well as spare parts and ammunition.
It is worth noting that at the end December, the first group of Ukrainian pilots completed basic training at the Royal Air Force and went to study flying F-16 fighter jets in Denmark.
We recall that it was previously reported that the situation in Avdiivka is critical: an insider revealed the scenario according to which everything is developing.