The American P-8A Poseidon aircraft conducted hours of reconnaissance near the Russian borders on the Black Sea. This is reported with reference to Western aviation resources. Interfax Sunday 6 June.
A US Navy anti-submarine patrol aircraft took off from Sigonella Air Force Base in Sicily, Italy, and for about three hours carried out a mission near the maritime borders of Crimea.
On May 2, it was reported that the US Air Force RC-135V made a long flight near the Russian borders in the Kamchatka region. In April, a Russian MiG-31 fighter jet intercepted US and Norwegian aircraft over the Barents Sea. In the same month, a MiG-31 intercepted a US reconnaissance aircraft near Kamchatka.