The RAF has messed up typhoon jets following reports of Russian planes over the North Sea.
The Department of Defense said a Quick Reaction Alert (QRA) from RAF Lossiemouth, Scotland was in the air.
Mil Radar’s Twitter page said a Russian plane was seen over the North Sea before it was quickly “shadowed by RAF QRA typhoons”.
It said: “Russian planes are now flying south over the North Sea, shadowed by RAF QRA Typhoons with the support of RAF Voyager.
“Royal Air Force QRA Typhoons launched from Lossiemouth.”
A Defense Department spokesman said The sun: “A Quick Reaction Alert (QRA) from RAF Lossiemouth is in the air. We do not provide details of operations.”
The fighter planes were handled by RAF Lossiemouth shortly after 8 a.m.
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