Orlik 7 Left the Ground
ORLIK 7 is the 44th rotation among all NATO countries performing AIR POLICING tasks in the Baltic States: the Republic of Estonia, the Republic of Lithuania and the Republic of Latvia.
ORLIK 7 consists of over 100 personnel with various specializations needed for performing tasks and four F-16 multi-purpose fighters.
The task of ORLIK 7 is to ensure the integrity of NATO airspace in the Baltic States by QRA combat duty with the effort of 2 aircrafts 24/7 and to assist military and civilian aircraft in emergency situations during the flight.
ORLIK 7 will be operating at Siauliai Airport (LITHUANIA) from May to August 2017.