Botched Russian Intercept of MQ-9 Drone Over International Waters - YouTube

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The Russian pilot turned his belly side toward the US drone. Never do that in a low-wing aircraft. He could not see the drone and tried to pull up at the last second and collided with the drone. Noob Russian pilot poorly trained-or just stupid. He was dumping fuel on it, but his poor flying skills and lack of good judgement caused the collision. Or he was just smoking Russian crack.

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  • Posted by Lucky 1 year, 1 month ago
    The transponder of the drone was off.

    Therefore it could not identify itself.
    An attempt at camouflage and secrecy.

    Soon after there was a B52 flight over the Baltic heading straight for St Petersberg.
    It diverted south after detection.
    Both are the type of actions that China is reputed to be making.
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