MO: Russia and Israel started training pilots for the safety of flights over Syria


MOSCOW, October 15. Military pilots of Russia and Israel on Wednesday began training to ensure the safety of flights over Syria, reported the official representative of the Ministry of defense of Russia Igor Konashenkov.

“Yesterday was the first stage of training for the interaction of Air and space forces of Russia and Military-air forces of Israel to prevent dangerous incidents in the sky of the Syrian Arab Republic”, – said Konashenkov.

According to him, the organized sharing of information about the actions of the aircraft using the hotline between the Russian control center aircraft at the airbase Hamim and command post, the Israeli air force.

“Today will be the second stage of training with Israeli colleagues,” he added.