Iranian Drone Interferes With USS Nimitz Flight Operations

By DoD News

While operating in international airspace in the central Persian Gulf, an F/A-18E Super Hornet with Strike Fighter Squadron 147, assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz, had an unsafe and unprofessional interaction with an Iranian QOM-1 unmanned aerial vehicle, U.S. Central Command officials said.



Published August 08, 2017 at 12:56PM.

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