Pentagon Accuses Russia Of Open Skies Violations

Credit: The U.S.'s two OC-135B Open Skies aircraft were adapted from Cold War-era WC-135B aircraft and were declared operational in 1993: U.S. Air Force

U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis says Russia appears to be in violation of the 1992 Open Skies Treaty by restricting where the U.S. and other party nations can fly. The State Department raised concerns in April about Russia’s restrictions on certain flight plans over politically and militarily...

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