Norway Sending Two F-16S To Denmark For Ukraine's Pilot Training

(MENAFN- UkrinForm) Norway will send two of its F-16 fighter jets to Denmark to contribute to the training of Ukrainian war pilots.

That's according to Norway's Defense Minister Bjørn Arild Gram, Ukrinform reports citing Reuters .

Norway announced last year that it would join Denmark, the Netherlands, and other nations in providing warplanes for Ukraine's war effort against Russian onslaught.

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Earlier, Norway has already deployed 10 instructors in Denmark to train Ukrainian war pilots, Bjørn Arild Gram said.

The Norwegian Air Force has replaced its own F-16s with new F-35 fighter jets.

As Ukrinform reported earlier, the first group of six Ukrainian pilots completed basic training on F-16s in the UK and is now undergoing flight training in Denmark.


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