12 июн 2015 06:00:56
Russian fighter jet flew three meters from American reconnaissance aircraft
Reconnaissance aircraft of the U.S. air force no attempt to Dodge was not accepted.
the American channel CNN reported about the incident with the Russian fighter. The plane belonging to the Russian air force, flew in just three metres from the American reconnaissance aircraft. It happened on may 30, but it became known only now.
for a while the fighters flew alongside U.S. aircraft, then changed course and went to the side. Reconnaissance aircraft of the U.S. air force no attempt to Dodge was not accepted.
by the Way, this is not the first such incident in recent times. April 7, occurred a similar case, then su-27 Russian air force flew very close to the American spy plane RC-135U in international airspace over the Baltic sea. Then the us military were outraged by the behavior of the aircraft, Pentagon spokesman Eileen Lainez stated that the Russian fighter maneuver was "unsafe and unprofessional manner". the
However, the Russian defense Ministry this view is not shared and has repeatedly noted that all flights are strictly according to international rules of airspace use, while the Russian planes did not violate the borders of other States.
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