"The commander of Distant Aviation (DA), Lieutenant-General Anatoly Zhiharev during a working visit to the United States to discuss the prospects of cooperation of Russia and YES Command Global Strike Command U.S. Air Force (USAF KSU) for the period 2013 and the following years," — said Drik.
He said that the commander of the Well and representatives of the management staff of Distant aircraft flew to the U.S. Air Force Air Base KSU "Barksdale" in Mon July 9.
"A trip at the invitation of the Commander of the U.S. Air Force. During the visit, the Russian delegation will familiarize with the organization of U.S. military pilots training, preparation for the flight at the air base, the criteria for aircraft maintenance tasks to perform as intended," — explained representative Defense Ministry.
According to him, the worker visit Russian representatives of the command YES will run until July 14.