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Beginning of the international Air Force Command and Staff Course2022 08 23
The 17-week course enrolls 21 participants: 10 from Lithuania, 5 – Latvia and 6 – Estonia Air Force officers. Furthermore, Latvian and Lithuanian instructors will join forces in the training process.
The chief of Military Studies Group of the MAL Col Mantas Paškevičius and the Air Force officer Col Ltn Laimonas Čepulis greeted the AFCSC participants.
This year, the AFCSC students will undertake an updated political science programme addressing current issues and political and global security situation. Also, the course participants will go on study trips to Lithuanian and other countries Air Force bases, lectures will be given by invited foreign experts.
Having completed the AFCSC, officers may apply to the Joint Command and General Staff Course run by the Baltic Defence College or other equivalent courses at NATO colleges.
The MAL has been running the AFCSC for the officers of the three Baltic States since 2004.
Photo credit: Eimantas Genys