The mission of Poland wants within implementation of the international Treaty on open skies to perform an observation flight over the territories of Russia and Belarus, said the head of the Russian national Centre for reducing nuclear threat Sergei Ryzhkov.
"in the period from 6 to 10 July in the framework of implementation of the international Treaty on open skies Mission of Poland will perform an observation flight over the territory of the group of States parties, the Republic of Belarus and the Russian Federation on the Ukrainian plane An-30B ", - said Ryzhkov, reports RIA " Novosti ". He said that in the process of flying the agreed route of the Russian Experts together with representatives of Belarus will be kept under control by strict observance of the flight parameters of the aircraft, and the use provided by the contract, observation equipment. Ukrainian observation Plane An-30B is not intended to use any weapons. The plane and installed the surveillance equipment (cameras) have passed an international examination, which was attended by Russian Experts, which eliminates the use of technical means, not provided for by the Treaty on open skies.