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Russian Navy Air Defense Forces Escorted German And US Aircraft Over The Baltic And Black Seas

Russian Navy Air Defense Forces Escorted German And US Aircraft Over The Baltic And Black Seas

The Black Sea and Baltic fleet air defense forces on duty escorted US and German reconnaissance aircraft over the black and Baltic Seas, on Wednesday, according to the National Center for Defense Management of the Russian Federation.

Today, the radar reconnaissance assets of the Air Defense Forces on the duty of these fleets have detected P-8A Poseidon and U-2S of the US air force over the Black Sea, as well as a P-3C Orion reconnaissance aircraft of the German air force over the Baltic Sea.

"The forces on duty for air defense of the Black Sea and Baltic fleets escorted them," the Center noted, stressing that violations of the state border of the Russian Federation were not allowed.

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