NORAD F-22 Fighter Jets Intercept Russian TU-95 Bear Bombers in Alaska Airspace

NORAD F-22 Fighter Jets Intercept Russian TU-95 Bear Bombers in Alaska Airspace

A NORAD F-22 "Raptor" fighter jet is pictured on September 11, 2018, after intercepting one of two Russian Tu-95 "Bear" bombers inside the Alaskan Air Defense Identification Zone. The Russian bombers were accompanied by two Russian Su-35 "Flanker" fighter jets. The Russian aircraft remained in international airspace, at no time entering United States or Canadian airspace. Photo by NORAD/UPI

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