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Data on interceptions of aircraft completed near the Baltic States’ borders on July 24-30, 2017


On July 24-30 fighter aircraft conducting the NATO Air Policing Mission in the Baltic states were scrambled once to intercept military aircraft of the Russian Federation in international airspace over the Baltic Sea.


On July 25 NATO fighter jets were scrambled to intercept one An-26 of the Russian Federation heading away from mainland Russia for Kaliningrad in international airspace over the Baltic Sea. Crew of the aircraft had the onboard transponder on and kept radio contact with the air traffic control centre but had no flight plan.


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