In the annexed Crimea two connections of the naval aviation of Russian black sea fleet raised the alarm in part of the exercise. It is reported “Crimea.Realities” with reference to the head of the press service of the southern military district of Russia, Vadim Astafiev.
“The two airfields up in the sky reconnaissance aircraft su-24MR, multipurpose su-30CM, tactical frontline bombers su-24M and anti-aircraft be-12 and Ka-27PL”, – stated in the message.
It is noted, according to the doctrine, “the pilots to find and destroy a series of objects on land and in the waters of the Black sea”.
After the annexation of Crimea in 2014, Russia conducts regular military exercises on the Peninsula. In the Ukrainian General staff of the Russian military action in Crimea called illegal.