6 Saudi fighter jets provided security to the American bomber during the flight
RIYADH: Fighter jets of the Royal Saudi Arabian Air Force provided flight security to the American bomber during its passage through its territory.
According to international news agencies, six F-15SA Typhoon and F-15C fighter jets of the Royal Saudi Air Force provided security to the US Air Force B-52 (Strategic) bomber while passing through the Kingdom’s airspace and during the flight. He established his fence around him.
The Saudi Ministry of Defense, while confirming the provision of security to the American bomber plane, has said in a statement that the matter of providing security while passing through the Saudi airspace is a joint action agreement between the two air forces to promote the security and stability of the region. is part.
The American B-52 bomber flying through the airspace of the Middle East is carrying nuclear weapons. It should be noted that last month, the Saudi Armed Forces and the US Marine Corps had also conducted logistics exercise Al-Khadbul Aram hosted by the kingdom.