On 13 June, 2014, Siauliai city municipality, represented by J. Sartauskas, the City Mayor, and the Lithuanian army, represented by Lieut. Gen. A. Pocius, the Chief of Defence of Lithuania signed a cooperation agreement. The aim of cooperation is to reinforce the trust in the National Defence System, to educate and inform the public about the Lithuanian security and defence policy as well as the Lithuanian army and its role in ensuring national security, to develop civil society, to raise its awareness, as well as develop national values and citizenship. These objectives will be achieved by organizing joint events and implementing joint projects (e.g. sports, educational, arts), as well as improving the methods for cooperation between Municipal company Siauliai Airport and the Lithuanian Air Force Aviation Base, and seeking the efficient development of the Siauliai military airfield’s capacity.