On the 22-23th of February in the Polish Air Force Academy in Dęblin the international conference “Between Earth and Sky - cooperation of land and air forces on the battlefields of the 20th and 21st century” took place. The conference was co-organized by Warsaw Institute for Strategic Initiatives. During the two days of discussions there were presented more than 30 papers on the history of using air forces in combined operations, and the future cooperation between air component and other armed services. Among the speakers Antoni Pienkos, member of the WIIS staff, delivered a lecture entitled Działania sił powietrznych koalicji w Libii w 2011 roku.
On the first day of the conference, Professor Adam Radomyski, head of National Security and Logistics Faculty of the Polish Air Force Academy in Dęblin and Dariusz Lasocki, president of Warsaw Institute of Strategic Initiatives signed a cooperation agreement. The agreement covers among others cooperation in regards to projects conducted by both parties, the common organization of the scientific events and support the education process, especially concerning students of the National Security and Logistics Faculty. We hope that this agreement marks the beginning of a fruitful collaboration.
We also invite to watch the report from the conference produced by TVP3 Lublin available for you under this link.