“Once again, we confirm the interoperability of our Air Force and readiness to react,” wrote the head of the Ministry of Defense Mariusz Błaszczak. He informed that on Friday Polish F-16 fighters escorted an American B-52 bomber. The General Command of the Polish Armed Forces explained that “this was done as part of NATO’s cooperation in Polish airspace.”
Minister of Defence, Deputy Prime Minister Mariusz Blaszczak informed on Twitter on Friday afternoon that “Polish F-16 fighters provided escort to the American B-52 strategic bomber today.” “Once again, we confirm the interoperability of our Air Force and readiness to react,” he wrote. He also posted a photo of the machines.
Also, the General Command of the Armed Forces Branches later reported that the Polish F-16s “once again escorted the American B-52 strategic bomber.” It was added that “this was done as part of allied cooperation FOR THIS in Polish airspace”. “Joint flights with allies strengthen and tighten mutual relations” – we read in the entry.
Main photo source: twitter.com/DGeneralneRSZ