UK combat jets buzz Russian carrier in English Channel to 'take photos' – media - RT

Two UK Royal Airforce (RAF) combat jets flew over the Russian aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetzov in a “show of presence” as it passed the English Channel, the Times reports. The vessel, accompanied by seven more ships, is heading to the Mediterranean.

Russian flotilla passes UK in clear message to West - Ynetnews

Watch: A large flotilla of Russian war ships, including an aircraft carrier and the largest battlecruiser in the Russian fleet, sailed off the coast of the UK on its way to Syria on Saturday, in effect telling the West that Russia can do what the West ...

Battle Stations! Putin's fearsome fleet locked, loaded & ready for war with Britain… or not - RT

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Three Dovorians got up close to the Russian warships and took these incredible pictures - Kent Live

Taking on a flotilla of armed warships certainly isn't for the faint-hearted and it is a prospect made only more intimidating when you're just three ordinary men from Kent in a tiny 28ft motorboat. But Nigel Scutt, from Dover, was part of the crew that ...

Russian Aircraft Carrier Admiral Kuznetsov Unlikely to Control Syrian Sky - Sputnik International

The Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier, currently en route to Syria, will hardly be involved in controlling airspace because there is already enough equipment on the ground, according to the Kremlin spokesman. YUZHNO-SAKHALINSK (Sputnik) – Russian ...

Report: Presence of Russian Aircraft Carrier in Eastern Mediterranean Will Limit IDF's Ability to Act in Syria and ... - Algemeiner

The impending arrival of Russia's sole aircraft carrier — the Admiral Kuznetsov — off the coast of Syria has the Israeli defense establishment concerned, the Hebrew news site Walla reported on Friday. Israeli defense officials and senior IDF officers ...

Russian Carrier Is Bound for Syria, Flexing Muscle but Risking Malfunction - New York Times

Admiral Kuznetsov, Russia's sole aircraft carrier, in the English Channel on Friday. Credit Dover-Marina.com. MOSCOW — The Admiral Kuznetsov, Russia's lone, rather geriatric aircraft carrier, steamed through the English Channel toward the ...

Watch out Russians - a firebreathing Dragon is coming to get you! State-of-the-art Royal Navy destroyer is on its ... - Daily Mail

A state-of-the art destroyer has been dispatched to join Royal Navy ships monitoring Russian warships who are on their way to the Mediterranean. HMS Dragon was earlier seen leaving Portsmouth Harbour to keep an eye on the Russian vessels sailing ...

Belching smoke through the Channel, Russian aircraft carrier so unreliable it sails with its own breakdown tug - Telegraph.co.uk

The ageing Russian aircraft carrier that sailed through the English Channel escorted by the Royal Navy has been plagued by years of technical problems and is accompanied everywhere by a tug in case it breaks down. The plumbing is so bad on the 55,000 ...

Analysis: Why are Russian warships in British waters? - CNN

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