In the Crimea Russian occupants took to the air on alert fighter jets su-27

In Russian-occupied Crimea took to the air on alert, the su-27 to test combat readiness.

It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the head of the press service of the southern military district, Vadim Astafiev.

“Duty pair of su-27 air connection 4-th army air force and air defense of the southern military district stationed in the Republic of Crimea were hoisted into the air on alert”, — he said.

According to a military official the combat readiness of pilots of the su-27 was checked by the commander of the southern military district Alexander Dvornikov. He also studied the state of educational facilities, military and service aviation parts captured in 2014, the airport Belbek.