Russian Fighter Jets, Reconnaissance Helicopter Buzzed U.S. Navy Destroyer

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 reports: In the latest incident of aggressive Russian probing of American military assets, a Defense Department official said Wednesday that two Russian military jets engaged in an “aggressive” overflight maneuver of a U.S. Navy vessel sailing in international waters off the Russian coast.

The official, speaking on background, said the two jets flew uncomfortably close to a U.S. guided-missile destroyer in what the official called “simulated attack profiles” in Tuesday’s incident…(more)

Source: Washington Times


One Comment on “Russian Fighter Jets, Reconnaissance Helicopter Buzzed U.S. Navy Destroyer”

  1. Mike says:

    I’m surprised pieces of their planes didn’t fall off and damage our ship. Or, the pilots were drunk and attempting to land on a very tiny aircraft carrier.


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