Moscow has scrambled a MiG-31 fighter jet to intercept a US Navy P-8A Poseidon patrol plane approaching its airspace over the Barents Sea, the Russian defence ministry has said. "Russian airspace control equipment over the Barents Sea detected an air target approaching the State border of the Russian Federation," it wrote on Telegram. "To identify an … Continue reading Russia scrambles jet to intercept US navy plane
Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Britain on Monday said its fighter jets intercepted two Russian long-range bombers flying over north of Scotland. The British Typhoon jets were launched from RAF Lossiemouth, one of Britain's Royal Air Force’s two Quick Reaction Alert stations, to intercept two Russian Tu-142 long-range bombers flying over north of Scotland, the … Continue reading UK fighter jets intercept Russian bombers flying over north of Scotland
Two Chinese fighter jets have intercepted an American military plane over the East China Sea, the US Air Force reported as breaking news. According to a report from IBT, the U.S. military declined to describe this dangerous encounter with their Chinese counterparts as "unsafe." Nonetheless, the aircraft crew reportedly called the action "unprofessional." The US aircraft, … Continue reading US Aircraft intercepted by 2 Chinese military Jets
The Russia government is once again creating deadlocks with plans to sell advanced fighter jets to Iran and the U.S. is ready to step in and stop the military trade relations. A statement issued midweek by State Department rep Mark Toner confirmed to The Washington Free Beacon that the White House is against Moscow's sale … Continue reading The US is Stopping Russia From Selling Advanced Fighter Jets to Iran.
US intelligence services spotted Chinese Shenyang J-11 and Xian JH-7 warplanes on Woody Island in disputed Paracel Islands chain in the past few days, US media reports. "China has deployed fighter jets to the same contested island in the South China Sea to which it also has sent surface-to-air missiles." Navy Captain Darryn James, a spokesman … Continue reading China deploys Fighter Jets in readiness for war