Poland's Defence Minister Mariusz Błaszczak said on Friday that Polish pilots will begin training on US made Apache helicopters at the beginning of August.
The Polish and Lithuanian presidents have paid homage to the two Lithuanian pilots who died in an air crash near Pszczelnik, north-western Poland, shortly before the end of their nonstop flight from New York to Kaunas in 1933.
Poland is one of 11 Nato countries that will participate in a coalition established on Tuesday to train Ukrainian pilots and mechanics in the use and maintenance of the US-made F-16 fighter jet.
Mateusz Morawiecki, the prime minister, has said that Poland will help Ukraine train pilots on the F-16 combat aircraft.
After Thursday's online meeting of the Contact Group for the Defence of Ukraine, Pentagon Head Lloyd Austin said that Poland is among a group of countries willing to help train Ukrainian pilots on F-16 fighter jets.
Poland is ready to start training Ukrainian pilots on F-16 combat aircraft, Polish defence minister has said.
Josep Borrell, the EU’s foreign policy chief, has said that Poland has started training Ukrainian pilots on F-16 combat aircraft.
Poland is prepared to train Ukrainian pilots on the F-16 fighter aircraft, the Polish prime minister said on Friday in the Ukrainian capital, Kyiv.
Rishi Sunak, the British prime minister, has paid tribute to Poland's resilience and international leadership over the Ukraine war at a meeting with the Polish president.
The Irish budget airline Ryanair will "most likely" launch one of its two planned European pilot training centres in Poland, the company has told PAP.