Ukrainian Navy undergo PASSEX joint drills with US Navy destroyer USS James E. Williams

2017-12-04 13:14:00 | ID: 36029

On December 02, the Ukrainian Navy including two Ka-27 helicopters underwent PASSEX joint drills with US Navy guided-missile destroyer USS James E. Williams (DDG-95).

These drills are aimed at working out cooperation with partner ships according to the NATO standards, increasing interoperability level, and developing cooperation.

In the framework of manoeuvres, the Ukrainian helicopters conducted shipboard landing on the US destroyer, as well as the participants worked out air defence actions according to the NATO standards.

Press Centre of the Ukrainian Navy Command