Russian warplanes spotted near US borders

Russian military aircraft approached the borders of US airspace.

The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) recorded the facts of the approach of Russian military aircraft to the boundaries of US airspace. The circumstances of this have not yet been disclosed, however, it is noted that the aircraft were recorded near the airspace of Alaska over the past two days.

“On two separate occasions over the past two days, Russian surveillance aircraft have been spotted, tracked and identified in the NORAD region near Alaska that entered and operated inside the Alaska Air Defense Identification Zone.”, the North American Aerospace Defense Command said in a statement.

How close the aircraft approached the boundaries of US airspace remains unknown. At the same time, there is also no official information from the Russian defense department that Russian military aircraft were flying in this region of the planet.

It is known that the United States has significantly increased control over its airspace against the backdrop of serious disagreements in relations with Russia and China.


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