[size=30]Moscow reveals details of intercepting a US aircraft over the Black Sea[/size]
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Trend Press / Moscow
It revealed Russia 's southern military region on Tuesday that the Russian military a Adtro to send fighter Sukhoi 30 after the discovery of the approaching aircraft reconnaissance from the Russian border.
" On November 25, an air target was discovered at around 1 pm by the air observation equipment over the neutral waters of the Black Sea and was very close to the Russian international border, " the military said in a statement .
The statement pointed out that "to intercept the helicopter took off the Sukhoi 30 ... After the approaching Russian fighter was identified a US reconnaissance aircraft" P-8 "" Poseidon, "noting that" the American plane changed course after the discovery. "
Earlier, the Pentagon announced the exposure of a US military aircraft intercepted in the skies of the Black Sea and the US aircraft was in the international airspace.
The Russian Ministry of Defense publishes statistics on foreign aircraft detected at Russia's borders on a regular basis.