Chinese jets intercept US surveillance plane - The Straits Times

WASHINGTON • Two Chinese fighter jets intercepted a United States Navy surveillance plane over the South China Sea last Wednesday, with one coming within 180m of the American aircraft. Initial reports showed that the P-3 Orion surveillance plane was ...

China intercepts US plane flying over South China Sea - Taipei Times

A US Navy P-3 Orion maritime patrol aircraft takes off from Incirlik airbase in Adana, Turkey, on Aug. 3, 2015. Photo: Reuters. Two Chinese aircraft conducted an unprofessional intercept of a US Navy surveillance aircraft over the South China Sea, the ...

US complains about Chinese jets intercepting navy aircraft - The Japan News

The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Two Chinese aircraft conducted an unprofessional intercept of a U.S. Navy surveillance aircraft over the South China Sea, the Pentagon said Friday, marking the second time in about a week that the U.S. has ...

Chinese Fighter Jets Intercept US Navy Surveillance Plane in 'Unsafe' Incident: US Officials - Newsweek

Two Chinese fighter jets intercepted a U.S. Navy surveillance plane over the South China Sea on Wednesday, with one coming within 180 meters (590 feet) of the American aircraft, U.S. officials told Reuters. The officials, speaking on condition of ...