Fighter Jets Intercept Two Small Planes Over NY, CT

August 6, 2012 12:00 AM
Fighter Jets Intercept Two Small Planes Over NY, CT
" BOSTON (CBS) – NORAD says it intercepted two small planes that violated restricted air space over Long Island and New Haven, Connecticut Monday night.

It is believed Air Force One was flying in the area with President Obama on board at the time.

Two F-15 fighters intercepted the first aircraft over Long Island at approximately 7:00pm "

Click here to read the whole article

Google related News

Wednesday, August 08, 2012 by Greenwich Time

F-15 fighter jets intercept aircraft during Obama's visit

Two F-15 fighters under the direction of the North American Aerospace Defense Command intercepted planes that flew into flight-restricted areas Monday night during President Barack Obama's visit to Fairfield County. The organization, known as NORAD, ...

Read more
Tuesday, August 07, 2012 by euronews

Fighter jets intercept two small planes in Obama airspace

(Reuters) – Two F-15 fighter jets intercepted two small planes that strayed into President Barack Obama's airspace during a campaign visit to Connecticut on Monday and the planes landed without incident, media reports said. The North American Aerospace ...

Read more