Key Dates (Pre-WW2)

for the Lithuanian Air Force
Key Dates:
1 January 1919    Aviation unit established
5 Febrary 1919    First aircraft acquired
12 February 1919    Flying School established
August 1920    Aviation unit renamed Karo Aviacija (Military Aviation)
3 August 1940    USSR invades and occupies Lithuania
August 1940    LTAF becomes Tautine Eskadrile (National Squadron) under Soviet control
22 June 1941    Nazi Germany invades USSR
June 1941    Tautine Eskadrile disbanded

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