Russian Bomber Approaching UK Airspace Intercepted

Posted on January 16, 2018

Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson said: “The threats this country faces are intensifying and we will not hesitate in defending our skies from acts of aggression. Our excellent RAF tracked the Russian aircraft every step of the way, and they continue to police UK and international airspace every hour of every day, to help keep the British people safe.” RAF QRA was launched today because the Russian Military aircraft were not talking to air traffic agencies. The RAF routinely intercept, identify and escort Russian aircraft that transit international airspace within the UK’s area of interest and continue to be on call; 24/7, 365.

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