US Air Force RC-135W type strategic reconnaissance aircraft while flying over the Pacific Ocean. Russia approached its borders.
When the US plane approached the borders, Russian radar systems were activated. The SU-35 type fighter jet of the Russian Air Force took off after a radar warning. ABD intercepted his plane.
– Russian Ministry of Defense (@mod_russia) June 10, 2021
In a statement made by the Russian Ministry of Defense, it was reported that the Russian plane made maneuvers after identifying the US plane and moved away from the Russian borders.
Noting that the Russian plane successfully completed its removal mission, the Ministry stated that the Russian plane returned to the base and the intervention to the US plane was carried out in accordance with international rules.