Aeronautica Militare: the Task Force Air in Lithuania receives the visit of SACEUR
Yesterday, the General of’U. S. Air Force Philip M. Breedlove, Supreme Allied Commander in Europe (SACEUR) He met the Italian soldiers committed to the mission NATO Baltic Air Policing (BAP) stationed in Siauliai (Lithuania), during a visit at the airbase.
“The meeting,” explains a statement of’ Aeronautica Militare, “stems from the desire of the SACEUR to express their merit Act addressed to all Italian staff that, employed by 1 January 2015 in the TFA, stands for the constant commitment of Baltic airspace surveillance and for the outstanding results achieved by the Task Force Air in ensuring the safety of the skies of the three Baltic republics.”
Colonel Vito Cracas, Commander of TFA said: "The Air Task Force has 35 Alpha Scramble over to ensure a constant air patrols of areas of relevance. This service is carried out thanks to the strong professionalism of all employees in the military operation that, seamlessly, they operate by guaranteeing exceptional results.”
Source: The Flight