EN|RU|UK
  20084

 US Navy published new video of Su-24 passing over American destroyer in Baltic Sea. VIDEO

A new video of Russian war planes' passes over the destroyer USS Donald Cook in the Baltic Sea have been released on the Internet.

Censor.NET reports referring to YouTube.

Read more: British Typhoon jets intercepted five Russian aircraft flying near Estonia May 17

As previously reported, the incidents occurred thrice on April 10 and 12. The planes were not carrying missiles. They flew over the destroyer in a combat maneuver. According to The Wall Street Journal, one of the episodes took place when a Polish helicopter was about to take off the Donald Cook. This caused the heli to postpone the flight. According to AFP, one of the planes' maneuvers was performed only nine meters above the destroyer.

Washington sees the maneuvers as unsafe and potentially provocative.

Read more: British fighters intercept three Russian military transport aircraft approaching Baltic states

On April 29, the U.S. expressed its protest to Russia over the fact that a Russian Su-27 carried out a roll 30 meters away from an American plane in the skies over the Baltic Sea.

 
 
 
 up