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USA vs Iran: Iranian QOM-1 drone nearly hits U.S. Super Hornet fighter jet – TomoNews



TEHRAN, IRAN — An Iranian drone nearly collided with a U.S. Navy fighter jet over the Persian Gulf on Tuesday.

The U.S. Navy F/A-18E Super Hornet was preparing to land on the USS Nimitz aircraft carrier, the Washington Post reported.

The fighter jet was circling in a holding pattern, when an Iranian QOM-1 drone came within 100 feet below and 200 feet to the side of it, according to CNN.

The pilot of the U.S. jet was forced to make an evasive maneuver to avoid a collision. The Navy made repeated radio warning calls for the drone to keep away that were unanswered.

U.S. forces had 35 hostile interactions with Iranian forces last year, up from 23 in 2015, according to the Pentagon.
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2 Comments

  • S E Lewis Bayless says:

    xlate ARABIC ????????? so you will be ask if you are a christian on the job???

    did you go to church SUNDAY ???? is that a BIBLE YOU ARE CARRYING???????????????

  • true says:

    Last time we saw these American tough marines ,They shit in their army pants while been arrested by Iranian soldiers in Persian gulf ,You can watch those videos here on youtube
    Yankee Get A Fuck Out Of Our Waters
    Iran is not Iraq
    Iran is not Afghanistan
    Iran is not Libya
    Iran is not Syria

    Watch with your eyes ,Hear with your ears , Iranian drone flew 100 yards off your Aircraft career and your F-18 And your marines watched it and didn't even shot a bullet
    Yankee Go Home

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