News 9 may 2018
Several dozens of materials were selected, telling about the scientific and technical policy of the Head of the state, the results of research in the field of exploration, geology, production, transportation, storage and refining of oil and gas, as well as modern technologies and the latest technical developments introduced in the domestic fuel and energy complex.
I am convinced that the glorious traditions of friendship and mutual understanding, hardened during the war, will serve as a solid basis for further strengthening of the alliance and partnership between Russia and Turkmenistan. I ask to convey sincere wishes for good health, happiness, prosperity and longevity to all veterans of the Great Patriotic War who live in your country, the message of the President of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin says.
The war required the mobilization of all resources. More than hundreds of Ashgabat aviators went through the war voluntary or by the call. Some of them were in the long-range aviation while other served in in other detachments of the Civil Aviation Fleet. For example, more than 20 pilots from Turkmenistan served in the 10th Guard Air Transport Division based in Moscow’s Vnukovo. They were flying behind the enemy lines as wellas across the spaces of huge country transporting people, cargos, mail.
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“The Victory Day expresses the people’s aspiration for peace, friendship, humanity, unity and cohesion, and this is the deep meaning of this holiday. The openness, peacefulness, patriotism, fearlessness, courage are the traits inherent in the national mentality of the Turkmen people. During the Great Patriotic War, standing shoulder to shoulder with the representatives of other peoples, our courageous compatriots, the Turkmen soldiers demonstrated the courage and heroism in the severe battles.