Watching the flights of military aviation of Western web resources announced a strategic long-duration flight drones in the sky over Eastern Ukraine. Spy hours flew along the boundary line at a height of 16.7 thousand meters.
Air force of the United States had spent hours prospecting in the sky over Eastern Ukraine. Drone cruised along the separation line with the self-proclaimed DNR and LC, but did not cross it. Flying scout from North to South lasted for several hours on Sunday. Exploration was carried out from a height of 16.7 thousand meters. On Monday the Agency “Interfax” with reference to Western Internet resources, watching a military flight.
About the American spy knows that this is a strategic unmanned aerial vehicle RQ-4A Global Hawk with the call sign UAVGH000, who rose from an air base in Sigonella, Sicily. This unit is able to conduct reconnaissance to a depth of 300 kilometers. Given these characteristics we can assume that the spy could monitor entire territory uncontrolled by Kiev republics, as well as Russian border areas.
The distant drone of this type is able to conduct reconnaissance at a height of 15-18 thousand meters for 30 hours.
It is reported that the scout had entered Ukrainian airspace over the Nikolaev area in the South and headed East in the direction of Mariupol. After a few hours he left the Ukrainian airspace to the North of Moldova.