Interception aircraft


Japanese Air Force fighter intercepted Russian Su-24 bomber

Japanese fighters intercepted the Russian Su-24, which violated the border.

According to the information at the disposal of the news agency, a few hours ago, the Japanese Air Force fighter intercepted the Russian Su-24 front-line bomber, which violated the border of Japanese airspace. It is reported that the violation of Japanese airspace lasted only a few seconds.

According to sources, the Russian bomber managed to leave the airspace of Japan in a timely manner, after the approach of a Japanese combat aircraft was noticed.

“The Japanese Self-Defense Forces fighter took off tonight and seems to have intercepted the Russian Su-24. There is a possibility that the Russian Su-24 invaded the airspace of Japan for about a few seconds, but the Su-24 seems to have managed to leave Japan's airspace due to the approach of the fighter, - social networks report.

On the other hand, at the moment there are no official comments from either Russia or Japan, which does not allow making objective conclusions on this subject.