Canadian fighter jets intercept Russian military airplane

Two Canadian CF-18 fighter jets based out of Lithuania intercepted a Russian military aircraft as it flew over the Baltic Sea on Tuesday morning.

Officials say the Canadian fighters identified the aircraft as a Russian AN-26 transport plane, then shadowed it for about 10 minutes as it travelled through international airspace from one Russian port to another.

Full article: Canadian fighter jets intercept Russian military airplane (The Vancouver Sun)

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