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Russian war plane gets lost and enters Turkish airspace...
« on: October 05, 2015, 04:12:23 PM »

Makes one wonder

1/ was it deliberate ?


2/ Perhaps the Kremlin needs to update it's Glonass GPS or train it's pilots ?

Quoting Russia Today

''Russia said the incident was a "navigational error" and that it has "clarified" the matter to Ankara.

What we have received from Russia this morning is that this was a mistake and that they respect Turkey's borders and this will not happen again," Davutoglu added.

The Russian Defense Ministry has said that bad weather caused the incident when Russian combat aircraft violated Turkish airspace.

Bad weather  ? ...hmmmm  It would appear Mig 29'sshould not be allowed out to 'play'  - if their pilots get 'lost'

Neither explanation fills me with confidence....  what do you think  ?....

This has not been a great week for superpowers military hardware  - bombing hospitals or 'getting lost'
Russia doesn't have form for making stuff like this up.
He really did say that
Here is my Russophobia/Kremlinphobia topic