Georgia, Tbilisi, Sept 21 /Trend N. Kirthskhalia/
A special group of American experts arrived in Georgia to examine the practical implementation of American-Georgian cooperation in the field of defence.
As part of the first stage of studying the Georgian Ministry of Defence, the American experts will assist the country in strengthening it the air force system. During the visit the experts looked at the capacity of the Georgian Air Force and analysed the country's potential threats. They met with high ranking representatives at the united headquarter of armed forces and visited military installations.
During the following stage, the experts will start the development of Georgia's air force direction for strengthening of its potential and its further progress. During the third stage the experts will develop an action plan.
The most important role in strengthening the country's security in the framework of the agreement is cooperation to strengthen air force capacity and defence engineering and modernisation of the support helicopter fleet. Broadened military cooperation between Georgia and USA will provide an introduction for Georgian military forces to the American experience and technical equipment.