The United States and Ukraine Monday June 19, will carry out observation flights over Russia. As reported, the Russian defense Ministry, the flight will be carried out on the aircraft OC-135B from the airport of Khabarovsk. The parameters of the observation flight on Board will be controlled by Russian specialists.
USA together with Ukraine will perform observation flights over the territory of Russia. This was reported «Interfax» with reference to the head of the Russian Center for reducing nuclear danger Sergey Ryzhkov.
«The joint mission of the USA and Ukraine in the framework of the implementation of the international Treaty on open skies will perform from 19 to 24 June observation flight over the territory of the Russian Federation on the American aircraft observations OS-135Б from the airport Khabarovsk (New)», — stated in the message.
Ryzhkov said that the Russian specialists on Board will monitor compliance with the agreed flight parameters and application of the contractual instrument. From 18 June to 3 July, the Russian group of inspectors will perform two consecutive flight over the territory of the United States.
«The maximum range of the flights will be 4250 and 4800 miles respectively,» — said Ryzhkov.