Russian Fighter Came Within 15 Feet of U.S. Air Force Jet Over Black Sea

A Russian fighter jet came within 15 feet of a U.S. Air Force plane near the Black Sea, according to Pentagon officials.

U.S. officials said, “On January 25, 2016, a U.S. RC-135U flying a routine route in international airspace over the Black Sea was intercepted by a Russian Su-27 in an unsafe and unprofessional manner. We are looking into this particular incident.” Continue reading