This file photo taken on April 12, 2016 shows a Russian Sukhoi Su-24 attack aircraft flying over the USS Donald Cook in the Baltic Sea. On Wednesday, a Russian fighter jet flew even closer to a US spy plane over the Black Sea, passing within just three metres. Photo: AFP This file photo taken on April 12, 2016 shows a Russian Sukhoi Su-24 attack aircraft flying over the USS Donald Cook in the Baltic Sea. On Wednesday, a Russian fighter jet flew even closer to a US spy plane over the Black Sea, passing within just three metres. Photo: AFP
This file photo taken on April 12, 2016 shows a Russian Sukhoi Su-24 attack aircraft flying over the USS Donald Cook in the Baltic Sea. On Wednesday, a Russian fighter jet flew even closer to a US spy plane over the Black Sea, passing within just three metres. Photo: AFP

Russian fighter passes within three metres of US surveillance jet in ‘unsafe intercept’: Pentagon

This file photo taken on April 12, 2016 shows a Russian Sukhoi Su-24 attack aircraft flying over the USS Donald Cook in the Baltic Sea. On Wednesday, a Russian fighter jet flew even closer to a US spy plane over the Black Sea, passing within just three metres. Photo: AFP This file photo taken on April 12, 2016 shows a Russian Sukhoi Su-24 attack aircraft flying over the USS Donald Cook in the Baltic Sea. On Wednesday, a Russian fighter jet flew even closer to a US spy plane over the Black Sea, passing within just three metres. Photo: AFP
This file photo taken on April 12, 2016 shows a Russian Sukhoi Su-24 attack aircraft flying over the USS Donald Cook in the Baltic Sea. On Wednesday, a Russian fighter jet flew even closer to a US spy plane over the Black Sea, passing within just three metres. Photo: AFP
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