Turkey downed not aircraft, but drone near Syrian border

A drone has been detected in the airspace of Turkey, near the border with Syria.

16 October 2015 16:26

An aircraft shot down by Turkish warplanes near the Syrian border was a drone.

Earlier it was reported that Turkey downed unidentified aircraft on Syria border. As it turned out, the Turkish Air Force shot down the drone. According to the NTV TV Channel, the Turkish Air Force shot down the aircraft that intruded into the Turkish airspace for 2-3 km.

Drone wreckage has been found.