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Kant airbase: airplane as a gift

24.kg news agency prepared a photo report from Kant military airbase of the Collective Security Treaty Organization, where a pleasant for our armed forces event took place today. Russian colleagues presented Kyrgyzstan two military transport aircraft AN-26.

In addition, the Ministry of Defense of Russia built on the territory of the base a modern aviation technical and operational unit, which will serve domestic military aircraft.

«Kyrgyz specialists can independently conduct diagnostics, repairs and routine maintenance of aviation equipment, as well as improve their flight skills,» the Deputy Defense Minister of Russia Alexander Fomin said at a ceremony of transferring the military equipment and aircraft.