HELSINKI (Sputnik) – The US B-1B Lancer strategic bombers will fly over Estonia on Wednesday as a part of a process drive mission, the US Embassy in Tallinn has introduced.
Apart from B-1B Lancers, plane from plenty of NATO states, together with Italy’s and Germany’s fighter jets, will participate in the mission, the assertion added.
Bomber Task Force missions goal at demonstrating Washington’s dedication to the collective protection of NATO, in addition to its functionality of prolonged deterrence.
The B-1BLancer bomber is taken into account to be the spine of the US long-range bomber drive, able to quickly delivering giant portions of precision-guided and different weapons towards any adversary anyplace in the world and at any time.
Since 2015, the US has allotted over $200 million to Estonia as a part of measures to promote bilateral defence cooperation. The two nations additionally conduct a number of joint workouts and military-to-military engagements annually.