Turkish, Azerbaijani jets conduct test flights over Bosphorus Strait before TEKNOFEST-2021
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Sept. 20
By Elchin Mehdiyev - Trend:
Fighter jets of the Air Forces of Azerbaijan and Turkey made a welcome flight over the Bosphorus Strait from 12:00 to 12:30 (GMT+4) on September 20, Trend reports citing the Turkish Ministry of National Defense.
According to the ministry, the flight was made by 15 planes, including two MiG-29 fighters of the Azerbaijan Air Force and F-4 and F-16 aircraft of the Turkish Air Force.
Later, Azerbaijani and Turkish military aircraft will perform demonstration flights within the framework of the TEKNOFEST - 2021 aviation and space technologies festival, which will kick off in Turkey’s Istanbul city on September 21.
Two MiG-29 multipurpose fighters of the Azerbaijan Air Force, in addition to the F-16 aircraft of the Turkish Stars and Solo Turk aerobatic teams, will participate in the demonstration flights.