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The Pentagon suspected Russians from Transnistria in the crash of an MQ-9 Reaper UAV over Romania

The Pentagon suspected Russians from Transnistria in the crash of an MQ-9 Reaper UAV over Romania

The reason for the crash of the American strike and reconnaissance UAV MQ-9 Reaper “Reaper” over Romania, Washington calls the electronic warfare of the Russian Federation, which at that moment worked in the territory of Transnistria.


Initially, it was assumed that a pilot error made by the operator led to the disaster.

Earlier it was reported that the US Air Force command decided to test the version with the effect of electronic warfare on the MQ-9 Reaper UAV in Romania. The Romanian Ministry of Defense announced the participation of a drone in training maneuvers. It also became known that he was controlled by a military man who arrived from the United States.