Minister of Defence of UkraineYury EKHANUROVI issued the order No. 196 of April 22, 2009 "About establishment in Armed forces of Ukraine of Day of topographical service".
As reported the UNIAN in Management a press - services of the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine, this order is issued for the purpose of education at the military personnel of patriotism, fidelity to the Military oath and fighting traditions of Armed forces of Ukraine, staff mobilization on successful implementation of plans of combat training, support of constant combat readiness and further strengthening of prestige of topographical service of Armed forces of Ukraine.
From now on annuallyOn May 29 in Armed forces of Ukrainethe professional holiday - Day of topographical service of Armed forces of Ukraine will be celebrated.
The topographical service of Armed forces of Ukraine is intended for preliminary preparation of the territory of Ukraine in the topogeodezichesky relation, topogeodezichesky and navigation ensuring daily activity of Armed forces of Ukraine, topogeodezichesky and navigation providing armies (forces) in operations (operations).