RC-135

11.4.16

The US Air Force’s Biggest Spy Planes Are Hunting ISIS Fighters

Sporting more than a dozens antennas, the jet’s main job is to orbit above or near the battlefield and scoop up enemy communications chatter.

6.8.16

Chinese Fighter Jet Made 'Unsafe' Intercept of American Spy Plane, US Military Says

American officials said the Chinese operation in international airspace on Tuesday was "unsafe", while China accused the US side of "deliberately hyping up the issue" and demanded an end to US surveillance flights in the area.