Ukraine trains to dominate the sky

By Staff Sgt. Eric McDonoughSeptember 6, 2017

Soldiers with the Ukrainian army's 1st Battalion, 95th Separate Airmobile Brigade fire a ZU-23, a twin-barreled, 23 mm, anti-aircraft gun, during training at the Yavoriv Combat Training Center on the International Peacekeeping and Security Center near Yavoriv, Ukraine on Aug. 31.The training was led by Ukrainian CTC staff and mentors from the Polish army and the U.S. Army's 45th Infantry Brigade Combat Team. The 45th is deployed to Ukraine as part of the Joint Multinational Training Group-Ukraine, an international coalition dedicated to improving the CTC's training capacity and building professionalism within the Ukrainian army. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Eric McDonough, 45th Infantry Brigade Combat Team)
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers with the Ukrainian army's 1st Battalion, 95th Separate Airmobile Brigade fire a ZU-23, a twin-barreled, 23 mm, anti-aircraft gun, during training at the Yavoriv Combat Training Center on the International Peacekeeping and Security Center near Yavoriv, Ukraine on Aug. 31.The training was led by Ukrainian CTC staff and mentors from the Polish army and the U.S. Army's 45th Infantry Brigade Combat Team. The 45th is deployed to Ukraine as part of the Joint Multinational Training Group-Ukraine, an international coalition dedicated to improving the CTC's training capacity and building professionalism within the Ukrainian army. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Eric McDonough, 45th Infantry Brigade Combat Team) (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Eric McDonough) VIEW ORIGINAL