reconnaissance plane

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Noun1.reconnaissance plane - a military airplane used to gain information about an enemyreconnaissance plane - a military airplane used to gain information about an enemy
aeroplane, airplane, plane - an aircraft that has a fixed wing and is powered by propellers or jets; "the flight was delayed due to trouble with the airplane"
military plane, warplane - an aircraft designed and used for combat
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
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Seoul said South Korean fighter jets fired 360 rounds of warning shots to drive away the Russian reconnaissance plane that entered its airspace twice on Tuesday during a joint patrol with Chinese bombers.
The Russian pilots closed in on the target, while maintaining a safe distance, and identified it as US Air Force reconnaissance plane, P-8A Poseidon.
Moscow accused an Israeli F-16 jet of using their IL-20 reconnaissance plane for cover during the attack.
A Spitfire MK1X, a Hawker Hurricane Plane and a Flying Flea reconnaissance plane visited the school, bringing history to life.
NNA - An Israeli enemy reconnaissance plane violated the Lebanese airspace yesterday at 13.45 pm over the town of Naqoura, effectuating u-turn maneuvers over the localities of Beirut, suburbs, Baabda and the South, army command said in a communique on Monday.
[04/August/2018] JAWF, Aug 4 (Saba) - The defense of the army and popular committees on Saturday morning shot down a reconnaissance plane belonging to the US-backed Saudi-led aggression coalition in the district of al-Maslub in Jawf, a military official told Saba.
The state-of-the-art RAF reconnaissance plane was flying a pattern over Snowdonia, as far down as Aberystwyth, over the Llyn Peninsula and back up the coast before banking just before Anglesey to complete its circuit.
Three Israeli reconnaissance plane have violated the Lebanese airspace.
"A US reconnaissance plane flew over the East China Sea on Sunday, and the Chinese pilots' actions were legal, necessary and professional," said Defense Ministry Spokesman Ren Guoqiang was quoted as saying in Beijing.
Beirut, June 27 (BNA): An Israeli reconnaissance plane violated Lebanese airspace, in violation of the UN Security Council resolution 1701 for 2006..
Basra / NINA / The security committee in the Basra Governorate Council announced that a reconnaissance plane crashed on Sunday evening in the oil area Rumaila west of the province.
The jets were scrambled days after Turkey said it would treat any Syrian military unit approaching its border as a direct threat in response to the downing of a Turkish reconnaissance plane by Syrian forces on June 22.

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