The Russian Su-27 fighter was intercepted by RC-135 reconnaissance aircraft of the US and UK Air Forces over the Black Sea. They approached the Russian border, TP News reports with reference to the National Defense Control Center.
It is noted that Russian air space control facilities recorded two targets, which we’re moving towards the country’s border. The Su-27 of the Southern Military District was raised off the ground to meet them.
Earlier in the network, there was a video of Russian Su-27 and Su-30 strategic bombers B-52H Stratofortress intercepted by the U.S. Air Force over Black Sea waters. The footage also shows Russian pilots talking about blocking foreign aircraft.