Japan Intercepts Russian Aircraft

September 3, 2018 (Google Translation) – Integrated staff coordinator
About the flight of Russian aircraft in the Japan Sea and the Pacific Ocean
I will inform you about the subject as follows.

1st date
September 1, Heisei 30 (Sat)
2 Nationality
Two Russian TU-142 patrol aircraft
Russia SU-24 tactical reconnaissance aircraft 1 machine
3 Outline of action
As shown in the attached sheet.
4 Response of the SDF
We responded by making emergency fighter aircraft.
Behavior summary
: SU-24 × 1
: TU-142 × 2
Target machine (TU – 142)
Shoot by Air Self Defense Force
Target machine (SU – 24)
Shoot by Air Self Defense Force