The pilot commented on the incident with U.S. bombers over the Black sea
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.
"We showed the world that they are able to see the aircraft "stealth" - this what the Americans achieved? They didn't even get close to our borders, and we have them spotted, and our planes were escorted, what is invisible?" - said Sytnik.
A spokesman called the actions of the US "saber rattling", which ought to abstain, in order not to provoke tensions in the black sea region.
The B-1B modification of the B1 bomber, which used the technology of radar invisibility ("stealth"), developing a maximum speed of 1.25 Mach (Mach 1 is approximately equal to the speed of sound).