"Honour and respect": Zaluzhnyi congratulates Ukrainian aviators on their holiday
The Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, General Valeriy Zaluzhnyi, addressed aviation personnel on their professional holiday. He emphasised their role in achieving a common victory over the enemy and called on them to remember and honour the memory of the pilots who fell on the battlefield defending the Ukrainian sky.
The commander posted his words on Telegram. He noted that this year's best gift for our pilots is the delivery of fourth-generation F-16 fighters.
"I believe that aviation rearmament is just around the corner. And I have no doubt that the motivation of Ukrainian pilots and all aviation industry employees will make the air muscle building even more effective!" - Zaluzhnyi wrote.
He added that the employees of the national aviation industry are an example of courage and professionalism. They also demonstrate an incredible example of self-sacrifice.
"Honour and respect to the Ukrainian aviators! Eternal glory to the fallen heroes," Zaluzhnyi concluded.
As OBOZREVATEL previously reported, on 29 July, the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine solemnly addressed the soldiers of the Special Operations Forces. He congratulated the defenders of Ukraine and posted a video with footage of the soldiers' combat work.
"I congratulate my comrades-in-arms from the Special Operations Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on the holiday! Thank you for your dedicated fight for Ukraine! Together - to Victory," Zaluzhnyi wrote.