Watch: Declassified Video Shows Su-27s Buzzing MQ-9 Before Crash

Credit: U.S. Department of Defense
U.S. European Command (EUCOM) released declassified video footage showing a Russian Su-27 fighter making two very close passes on an MQ-9A, dumping fuel near the uncrewed aircraft system (UAS) on both fly-bys and appearing to damage the Reaper’s propeller. EUCOM officials released the video from the...
Steve Trimble

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

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