|Updated: 3 June 1999||Operation Allied Force Update|
3 June 1999
Operation Allied Force Update
In Kosovo, particularly in and around the area of Mount Pastrik, allied aircraft struck at least 25 artillery pieces, five mortar positions, 12 tanks, eight armoured personnel carriers and a variety of other military vehicles.
Other facilities that support Serb forces in Kosovo were attacked, including:
A command post at Pristina
An ammunition storage site at Kursumlija
A highway bridge at Velika Oraste
Supply depots at
Radio relay stations at
FM/TV transmitter stations at
Radio broadcast stations at
NATO flew 644 sorties, including 239 strike and 69 suppression of air defence missions. All NATO aircraft returned safely. Allied Force operations are underway on Day 72. Further details will be available at the NATO morning update at 1030.