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Russian bombers increase flights near U.S. airspace

For the second time since June, Russian nuclear bombers escorted by fighter jets have flown near U.S. and Canadian airspace around Alaska in recent days, prompting precautionary intercepts by American warplanes. The encounters… Continue reading

Russian Bombers Fly Within 50 Miles of California Coast

BY:┬áBill Gertz June 11, 2014 7:15 pm Four Russian strategic bombers triggered U.S. air defense systems while conducting practice bombing runs near Alaska this week, with two of the Tu-95 Bear H aircraft… Continue reading