Naval aviation Naval Forces of Armed forces of Ukraine in the Black sea held a joint type exercise PASSEX with the USS CARNEY (DDG 64) to Naval forces of the United States of America.

Naval aviation Ukrainian Navy held joint exercises with the US Navy ship in the Black sea. Photos

It is reported mediaUA, this was reported in the press service of the naval forces of Ukraine in Facebook.

It is reported that the purpose of the event was to develop cooperation in accordance with NATO standards and improving interoperability.

In the course of the training helicopters of the Ukrainian Navy Ka-27ПЧ and Ka-27пр in adverse weather conditions was made more than ten landings on Board an American ship, conducted reconnaissance and surveillance of sea surface area.

See the " mediaUA": First flights in 2018 held in crew of tactical aircraft of VC. Photos

"Testing of such joint elements are already familiar to us, - said acting Deputy commander Voyenno-Naval Forces of armed forces of Ukraine in combat training captain of the 2nd rank Andrei Kurylenko. But, of course, each opportunity becomes a good opportunity for more knowledge and improvement of skills of interaction with our foreign counterparts to modern standards".

It is also noted that the USS CARNEY (DDG 64) to Naval forces of the United States of America January 8, arrived in the port of Odessa, where there was a friendly visit until January 11.