As part of additional strategic deterrence measures, three MiG-31 aircraft with Kinzhal hypersonic missiles were deployed to the Kaliningrad region. This was stated in the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation, RIA Novosti reports.
It is specified that the aircraft will be on combat duty around the clock. at the Chkalovsk airfield. During the flight, “issues of interaction with the fighter aircraft of the 6th Army of the Air Force and Air Defense, as well as the naval aviation of the Baltic Fleet” were worked out, the department added.
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