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Russian Surveillance Aircraft Spotted In Alaska’s Defense Zone

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  • Russian surveillance aircraft were spotted inside the Alaskan Air Defense Identification Zone on two separate occasions this week, reported the North American Aerospace Defense Command.
  • On two separate occasions, over the past 2 days, the Alaskan NORAD Region detected, tracked and identified Russian surveillance aircraft entering and operating within the Alaskan ADIZ. The Russian aircraft did not enter American or Canadian sovereign airspace.

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