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Venezuelan Fighter Jet 'Aggressively Shadowed' U.S. intelligence Aircraft over Caribbean

July 28, 2019



a Venezuelan fighter aircraft recently made an unsafe approach to a US Navy aircraft flying in international airspace endangering the safety of the crew and jeopardizing the aircraft's mission the US military said Sunday the incident which occurred on Friday involved a russian-made su-30 flanker Venezuelan fighter aircraft in a u.s. navy ep-3e aries two aircraft conducting a detection in monitoring Nisshin u.s. Southern Command said in a statement in a Sunday tweet the u.s. Southern Command said the incident happened in international airspace over the Caribbean Sea after a reviewing video documentation we have determined the Russian made fighter aggressively shadowed the ep-3 at an unsafe distance in international airspace for a prolonged period of time endangering the safety of the crew and jeopardizing the ep-3 mission the statement read Venezuela's military weighed in Sunday denouncing the US aircraft for violating security of air operations and international treaties the military reported that Venezuelan strategic high command proceeded to intercept the aircraft through two airplanes of the Bolivarian air force with the intention of applying the international protocols established by the International Civil Aviation Organization as the US aircraft did not comply with such protocols it was forced to vacate the Venezuelan airspace the incident comes several months after Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro became engaged in a power struggle with opposition leader in self-declared interim president of Venezuela Juan Blade oh who the US has thrown support behind u.s. Southern Command said in its statement that the Maduro regime continues to undermine internationally-recognized laws and demonstrate its contempt for international agreements authorizing the US and other nations to safely conduct flights in international airspace despite the Venezuelan people suffering his nation's vital infrastructure crumbling and children starving Maduro chooses to use his country's precious resources to engage an unprovoked and unjustified acts the u.s. Southern Command said according to Venezuela more than 76 US aircraft have attempted to enter Venezuelan airspace in 2019 last month a Russian aircraft intercepted a US aircraft flying in international airspace over the Mediterranean Sea three times in just under three hours and inmate the u.s. intercepted two Russian bombers and fighter jets off the coast of Alaska over the course of two days [Applause]

3 Comments

  • Reply SoN oFaBleepBlop July 28, 2019 at 12:48 pm

    GDI lives 👊

  • Reply The Proud American July 28, 2019 at 12:48 pm

    Dont make us send some F22s after that ass Venezuela.

  • Reply krosny July 28, 2019 at 12:48 pm

    Venezuela, the most worthless, third world, socialist, Latin American, shithole country in existence.

    Venezuela is too stupid to feed it's own people even though Venezuela sits on some of the richest oil fields in the world.

    This stupid country is a natural ally of China and Russia

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