Britain and France raised the fighters because bombers of the Russian Federation

The UK raised the Typhoon fighters to escort two Russian Tu-160 bombers from their shores. About it reports Reuters.

«We can confirm that quickly alerted the aircraft «Typhoon» was raised from bases at Lossiemouth and Coningsby to control two Tu-160 bombers that were within the zone of interests of the UK», — said the representative of the air force.

In addition, the French air force also said that two military aircraft «Mirage» was accompanied by two bombers off the coast of France.

A French official said this is the fourth incident in 2 years, when Russian aircraft were intercepted off the coast of France.




Britain and France raised the fighters because bombers of the Russian Federation 10.02.2017

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