Russian Fighter ‘Released’ Missile Near UK Rivet Joint

Rivet Joint
Credit: Royal Air Force
LONDON—A Russian Air Force fighter “released” a missile in the vicinity of a UK Royal Air Force (RAF) intelligence-gathering aircraft during a flight in international airspace over the Black Sea, according to the British government. RAF intelligence-gathering flights over the Black Sea region were...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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