On February, 11th the Constant commission of the Supreme Rada of Crimea on culture, affairs of youth and sports has supported the initiative of Crimean Tatar pilots to appropriate to the international airport «Simferopol» a name of test pilot Ametkhan Sultan.
«Giving to the airport name of Ametkhan Sultan would be significant step», — has declared during session of the constant commission deputy Shevket Kajbullaev, having noted merits of the known pilot. Committee members have unanimously supported the deputy, believing that the name of Amethan Sultan can be appropriated to the airport within the limits of actions to the 90 anniversary from the date of a birth of the test pilot.
The constant commission of Supreme Rada ARC on international relations and problems of the deported citizens also has supported the group initiative of Crimean Tatar pilots «Vatan kanatlari» («native land Wings»), concerning assignment to the international airport «Simferopol» a name of test pilot Ametkhana Sultan. The decision was accepted on February, 12th at session of the Constant commission.