Nov 08, 01:51
Russian fighters intercepted 19 reconnaissance aircraft in a week
Over the past week, 19 aircraft carried out aerial reconnaissance at the borders of Russia. This was reported in the newspaper of the Ministry of Defense of Russia "Red Star".
To prevent violation of the state border, 11 rises of Russian fighters from the duty forces were carried out. As part of combat training over the past week, pilots also completed 144 flight shifts at 38 airfields.
Last week, the department reported on the interception of 29 reconnaissance aircraft at Russian borders. There were no violations of the airspace of Russia.