Fighter jets of the naval aviation of the black sea fleet flew to intercept American spy plane, reported in Department of information support a press-service of the southern military district.
On-duty air defense forces detected the American aircraft at a considerable distance from the border and continuously watched him with radar controls. To intercept in the air up multi-purpose fighters su-27.
The air defense forces of the southern military district detected over neutral waters of the Black sea patrol aircraft P-8A Poseidon, the U.S. Navy, and strategic reconnaissance aircraft RC-135 of the U.S. air force.
This was reported in the National defence control centre of Russia.
The Ministry of defence released video of the interception of U.S. bombers over the Baltic sea.
Earlier the defense Ministry reported that on-duty air defense forces of the Western military district has recorded over neutral waters of the strategic bombers b-52H and foreign spy planes.
The RAF say that the second time flew to intercept Russian military aircraft in the skies over the Baltic sea.
"The fighter Typhoon, located in Lithuania within the framework of the NATO mission to patrol the airspace of the Baltic States, the second time this week he intercepted the Russian aircraft off the coast of the Baltic sea. Fighters were raised into the air in the afternoon of June 4 to intercept Russian Il-20 and two su-27", - said the press service of the British air force.
Sending American bombers B-1B Lancer in the black sea region is "clear signal" to Russia, writes The Drive.
Previously, the B-1B fulfilled launch anti-ship missiles AGM-158C Long Range Anti-Ship Missile to destroy targets a potential adversary.
The American strategic bomber B-1B in the sky over the Black sea Russian detection means have detected before it approaches the border, despite the "stealth" technology, said to RIA Novosti honored pilot of the Russian Federation member of all-Russian organization "Officers of Russia" Yury Sytnik.
Earlier American edition of the Drive published an article, according to which the bombers B-1B Lancer U.S. air force during a flight over the Black sea worked launch anti-ship missiles AGM-158C Long Range Anti-Ship Missile that can "present a particularly serious problem for the Russian Navy." The Russian defense Ministry said that the air defense system has recorded the B-1B over the Black and Baltic seas, after which the su-27P and su-30CM approached them at a safe distance and accompanied until they changed course.
Strategic bombers B-1B Lancer Military-air forces of the USA during the may flights with the allies over the Black sea practiced the use of anti-ship missiles AGM-158C Long Range Anti-Ship Missile to destroy targets a potential enemy, according to The Drive.
According to the publication, demonstrated the United States and partners capabilities can "provide a particularly serious problem for the Russian Navy." According to The Drive, sending the B-1B in the black sea region is "clear signal" to Russia.
About a hundred modern multi-role fighters, advanced drones, new transport aircraft, disposal of obsolete machines — information and consulting Agency Defense Express, published a plan for the development of Ukrainian military aircraft to 2035. It has already approved the Military Council of the Air forces of the country. The plans are very ambitious: for 15 years, in fact, to create a new kind of troops. About how this is really taking into account the current state of the APU and the economic situation — in the material RIA Novosti.
In the document we are talking mainly about the re-equipment of tactical aircraft. The vast majority of existing machines — patched-pereletnye, from the Soviet times and in good, has long been to be written off. To update the fleet of the Ukrainian authorities plan to spend a record $ 200 billion hryvnia — $ 7.5 billion at the current exchange rate. Note that the entire military budget of Ukraine in 2020 — a little more than 100 billion hryvnia.
The defense Ministry has posted a video of the interception of American bombers B-1B Lancer of the Russian HQs.
Earlier the military said that fighter jets forced to turn the American planes away from the Russian border.