Ministry of National Defence
Information and Public Relations Directorate
No.252 - 25 September 2013
Repatriation of the militaries killed in action in Afghanistan
The bodies of Warrant Officer IIIrd Class Vasile Claudiu Popa and Sergeant 1st Class Adrian Postelnicu, who were killed in action in Afghanistan, will be repatriated with a military aircraft of the Romanian Air Force which is to land today, around 17.30, at 90 Airlift Flotilla from Otopeni. The Minister of National Defence, Mircea Dușa, and the chief of General Staff, Lieutenant General Ștefan Dănilă, will attend the ceremony.
The journalists willing to take photo and video materials from the aircraft landing and to attend the military and religious ceremony organized for the militaries` repatriation are kindly asked to come at the Flotilla`s Headquarters (Zborului Street, no.1), beginning with 16.30, with their journalist and identity cards