Who violated who’s airspace? You decide…


By Ollie Richardson for Fort Russ

24th November, 2015

So who is to blame for the downing of a Su-24? 

Fort Russ would like to open the question to its readers. 

Turkish radar submitted to the UNSC:

 (red = Su24 flight path, where Turkey claims 2 circles were made, both entering its airspace, Green = crash site)

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Screenshot from the Russian MoD presentation:

(Red line = Su-24 path, Blue line = Turkish F16 path, Cyrillic  + arrows shows impact zone and crash zone)

To aid you in your decision, refer to this following article, regarding what happened back in October, where the MoD claim a jet had to perform a manoeuvre to avoid a surface-to-air missile:


Also bear in mind that on the 6th & 7th October 2015, Turkey’s military helicopters violated Armenia airspace, and were not shot down:


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