August 2 this year in the winery, a working meeting of representatives of Ukrainian Air Force Command of the armed forces from the Defence Attaché of the Embassy of the Swiss Confederation in Kiev Christophe Bruni.
According to the Department of disk imaging press and media relations Ukrainian Defense Ministry, managed Ukrainian delegation Deputy Commander of the Air Force for combat training, Chief of Combat Training Command of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, Lieutenant General Victor Sidash.
According to the disk imaging of Ukraine, the purpose of the meeting was to familiarize with the capabilities and features of the Swiss system of detection and control air space "SKYGUARD". In addition, during the meeting addressed the issue of determining the prospects for further cooperation between the defense ministries of both countries.
K. Bruni carefully enough said Ukrainian military capabilities of the new system of defense and kotrol air space "SKYGUARD". He also briefed the Ukrainian side predstaiteley its peculiarities in a single system implementation monitoring air objects.
As said K. Bruni, this system successfully passed the tests in 2008, when it was used to secure the holding euro football championship. Also, according to the representative of Switzerland, this system use during the yearly Economic Forum in Davos.
K. Bruni also saw that the Swiss defense department ready to see opportunity Use of this system of control air space in the process of Poland and Ukraine Euro 2012.
Lieutenant General V.Sidash told the guest that the information will be carefully worked out and adequate supply management of the Ministry of Defence and the APU will certainly be communicated to the Swiss side.