MQ-9 Reaper shot down over the Black Sea: the Air Force reacted for the first time
American MQ-9 Reaper Russia shot down over the Black Sea The Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine said that this was an act of a terrorist country.
Yuri Ignat, the speaker of the Air Force, said on the air of the telethon that American unmanned aircraft are in the Black Sea on a permanent basis, Channel 24 reports. The Black Sea is not an inland sea of Russia.
Many countries have access to it. In particular, Turkey, which is part of NATO. There is international airspace over the Black Sea. Airplanes can fly there freely. Ignat stressed that, in particular, they are talking about reconnaissance aircraft. There is nothing surprising or unusual about this.
Meanwhile, Russia continues to act as a terrorist country. The speaker of the Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine added that the MQ-9 Reaper is a powerful UAV.
MQ-9 Reaper shot down over the Black Sea – the main thing
- The MQ-9 Reaper is the main US reconnaissance and strike UAV. It even outperforms the legendary Bayraktar.
- Over the Black Sea, an MQ-9 Reaper rammed a Russian Su-27 fighter on March 14. The UAV fell into the sea. The Black Sea Fleet immediately went in search of him. Obviously, the occupiers really wanted to get acquainted with the wreckage of the MQ-9 Reaper.
- The United States is outraged by the “unprofessional and dangerous incident.” NATO countries have already been informed about it.