NATO believes that military aircraft RF threatening civil aviation

NATO chief says that Russian military aircraft have transponders plug.
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg convinced that Russian planes near the borders and airspace NATO pose a threat to civil aviation. He said this in Brussels at the end of a meeting with Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk, commenting on the protest of Denmark and Sweden to the Moscow because, they claim, fighter knocked out one of the devices for location and flying very close to civil aircraft.

“I have no details about the incident, but I can say that we see a significant increase in air activity near the borders of Russia and NATO airspace, particularly in the Baltic and Black Sea. This is not just a matter of increasing the number of flights, but also how they fly, “- said Stoltenberg.

NATO chief says that Russian military aircraft have transponders plug.

“It’s a risk of civilian air traffic. I would like to emphasize that all NATO aircraft carry out their missions in accordance with international safety standards. I think it’s important that we interrupt Russian flights. That shows that we are ready, “- said Stoltenberg.

As you know, before NATO reported that in 2014 the alliance fighters have intercepted 100 aircraft , which is three times more than in 2013.

November 3 commander of NATO forces in Europe, General Philip M. Breedlove said that Russian military aircraft flights in European airspace became provocative.

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