Britain raised in the air fighters because of the signal of «Russian planes»

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Codecoverage in Photobacterium fighter Typhoon FGR 4. Archival photoBritain raised in the air fighters because of the signal of «Russian planes»© RIA Novosti / Alexei Codiscovered the image Bank

Fighters air force of great Britain rose from an air base in Scotland because of the signal, presumably on Russian aircraft, told RIA Novosti the representative of the press service of the Ministry of defence.

«We can confirm immediate response Typhoon from the air force base Lossiemouth, the aircraft took off this morning. This operation in real time, therefore, we will not be able to provide additional information before the completion of the mission», — said the representative office.

In addition, according to the media, to accompany the «Russian aircraft» over the North sea rose two Belgian F-16 fighter. Confirmation of this information yet.

Belgium last week is responsible for the safety of the airspace of the Benelux countries. The mission of the air force execute alternately with the Netherlands.

The Russian defense Ministry has repeatedly stressed that all flights of the boards videoconferencing are carried out in strict accordance with international rules and do not violate the borders of other States.