A Russian su-27 took two reconnaissance aircraft of the American army over neutral waters of the Black sea, forcing them to turn from the border. On 14 August, reported RIA Novosti with reference to the report of the National control centre defense of the Russian Federation.
It notes that on 14 August, the fighter was lifted for identification purposes, approaching the Russian border. The crew of “identified them as a strategic reconnaissance aircraft RC-135 of the U.S. air force and the plane of base patrol aircraft P-8A Poseidon of the U.S. Navy” — the same flight a day earlier.
Following all accepted international rules of flights of the su-27 has returned to the home airfield, ensuring that the American planes turned and not allowing violations of the state border.
Recently, the activity of aircraft of the United States and other countries of the NATO the Russian borders has increased markedly. It comes as reconnaissance flights, and simple provocation. Reports of new moves almost every day. So, on August 13, the military published a video filmed during intercept American planes Russian su-27 fighter.