The American P-8A Poseidon aircraft conducted a multi-hour reconnaissance near the borders of Russia on the Black Sea. This was reported by Free News on Sunday, June 6, with reference to Western aviation resources.
The US Navy anti-submarine patrol aircraft took off from Sigonella Air Base in Sicily, Italy, and for about three hours carrying out a mission near the maritime borders of Crimea.
On May 2, it was reported that the US Air Force RC-135V aircraft made a long flight near the borders of Russia in the Kamchatka region. In April, a Russian MiG-31 fighter intercepted the US and Norwegian aircraft over the Barents Sea. In the same month, a MiG-31 intercepted a US spy plane near Kamchatka.