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Two Russian Bombers Fly Near Alaska, and US Scrambles Jets - New York Times

WASHINGTON — Two Russian long-range bombers flew about 100 miles off the Alaskan coast on Monday night, the first time since President Trump took office that Moscow has sent warplanes so close to the United States, the military said Tuesday. The two ...and more »

US intercepts 2 Russian bombers off Alaska's coast - CBC.ca

The U.S. military says it intercepted two Russian bombers in international airspace off Alaska's coast. Navy Cmdr. Gary Ross, a Pentagon spokesperson, said a pair of F-22 Raptor aircraft intercepted the Russian TU-95 Bear bombers on Monday. Ross said ...and more »

US fighter planes intercept Russian bombers near Alaska - UPI.com

April 19 (UPI) -- For the second time in 24 hours, the U.S. military tracked two Russian bombers near the Alaskan coast, U.S. officials said. The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) spotted the long-range Tu-95 "Bear" bombers Tuesday ...and more »

Russian Tu-95 Bombers Fly Near Alaskan Coast, Again - NBCNews.com

The U.S. military tracked two Russian bombers that flew close to the Alaskan coast Tuesday afternoon in the second such event in as many days, American officials said. This time, the planes — long-range Tu-95 bear bombers — were about 36 miles from ...and more »

Russian bombers spotted off Alaskan coast twice in 24 hours - CNN

Washington (CNN) Two Russian TU-95 Bear bombers were spotted flying about 41 miles off the coast of Alaska on Tuesday, just hours after two US F-22 fighter jets intercepted the same type of Russian aircraft in the area. An E-3 surveillance aircraft was ...and more »

US F-22s intercept Russian bombers off Alaska coast - CNN

Washington (CNN) Two Russian TU-95 Bear bombers were intercepted in international airspace off the coast of Alaska by two US F-22 Raptor fighter aircraft on Monday, the Pentagon confirmed to CNN. The intercept, which was described by a US military ...and more »

US Jet Fighters Intercepted Russian Bombers Near Alaska - Wall Street Journal

WASHINGTON—U.S. jet fighters scrambled to intercept Russian bombers off the coast of Alaska, the Pentagon said Tuesday, a day after the event happened. A pair of Air Force jet fighters intercepted two Russian long-range bombers in international ...and more »

Russian bombers fly near Alaskan coastline for second consecutive night - The Independent

Russian bombers have neared the coast of Alaska for a second consecutive night as relations continue to worsen between the Kremlin and Donald Trump's administration. Two Tu-95 Bear aircraft were monitored as they entered the US' Air Defence ...and more »

US scrambles stealth fighter jets to intercept Russian bomber planes off Alaska coast - The Independent

American fighter jets have been scrambled to intercept Russian bombers off the coast of Alaska in the first such confrontation since Donald Trump took office. Two F-22 Raptor stealth jets and an E-3 Sentry early warning plane were dispatched in ...and more »

Russian bombers fly near Alaska for second day in a row: report - The Hill

The U.S. military dispatched aircraft late Tuesday to intercept two Russian bombers approaching Alaska, according to a new report. The incident was the second time in as many days that Russian military aircraft were spotted in the region, ABC News said ...and more »