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Days After Japan Increases Troop Levels, Chinese Jets Fly Near Okinawa

by John Galt November 28, 2015 08:55 ET Just days after the Japanese military announced a new round of deployments in the disputed Senkaku Island region (see: Japan to Deploy More Troops Near Disputed Senkaku Islands ), China has decided to test the mettle of the Home Defense Forces by sending their bombers on a probing run through the Miyako-Okinawa Islands. From the South China Morning Post earlier today: Japan scrambled jets after 11 Chinese military planes flew near southern Japanese islands during what Beijing said was a drill to improve…


Cold War II Cranks up as 2 TU-95 Bear Bombers Intercepted 50 miles from Northern California

by John Galt June  11, 2014 19:55 ET From the Washington Free Beacon tonight: Russian Bombers Fly Within 50 Miles of California Coast Excepted rom Bill Gertz’s excellent article linked above: U.S. F-22, F-15 jets intercept four Bear H bombers near Alaska, Northern California Four Russian strategic bombers triggered U.S. air defense systems while conducting practice bombing runs near Alaska this week, with two of the Tu-95 Bear H aircraft coming within 50 miles of the California coast, the North American Aerospace Defense Command (Norad) confirmed Wednesday. “The last time we…


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