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Venezuelan Su-30MKII Flanker fighter jet Aggressively Shadowed a U.S. Navy EP-3E aircraft

Venezuelan Su-30MKII Flanker fighter jet Aggressively Shadowed a U.S. Navy EP-3E aircraft

Venezuelan fighter aircraft recently made an “unsafe approach” to a US Navy aircraft flying in international airspace, “endangering the safety of the crew and jeopardizing” the aircraft’s mission, the US military said The incident, which occurred on Friday, involved a “Russian-made” SU-30 Flanker Venezuelan fighter aircraft and a US Navy …

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U.S. Navy’s Naval Air Weapon Station China Lake was closed after the earthquake

U.S. Navy’s Naval Air Weapon Station China Lake evacuated after earthquake

Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake was closed Friday as officials assessed infrastructure damage caused by a 6.4 magnitude earthquake shook southern California. According to the U.S. Navy, Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake, located in the Western Mojave Desert region of California (approximately 150 miles north of Los Angeles) was closed Friday …

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Russian Su-27 pilot used his mobile phone to record footage of US Navy P-8A Poseidon intercept

Russian Su-27 pilot used his mobile phone to record footage of US Navy P-8A Poseidon intercept

The Russian Defence Ministry on Friday said that it scrambled a Sukhoi Su-27 fighter aircraft to intercept a US P-8A Poseidon reconnaissance jet heading towards the Russian airspace over the Black Sea. “A Su-27 fighter jet as part of the Southern Military District’s air defences was scrambled to intercept the …

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Shirtless Russian sailors casually sunbathe during a Near-collision between U.S. and Russian warships

Shirtless Russian sailors casually sunbathe during a Near-collision between U.S. and Russian warships

A Russian destroyer nearly collided with an American guided-missile cruiser in the Philippine Sea, the U.S. Navy said on Friday, calling the incident “unsafe and unprofessional.” The Russian Pacific Fleet, meanwhile, blamed the U.S. for the close encounter. Videos released by the Navy appear to show Russian sailors sunbathing shirtless …

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