US pilot spotted wearing 'Russian sleeve patch' during military exercise

Point Blank is aimed at enhancing the combat readiness and tactical proficiency of the US, UK, and other Nato forces.

Photo: RAF Lakenheath Official

A US pilot was spotted wearing a Russian Air Force's sleeve patch during the Point Blank military exercises, which are taking place in the UK.

Exercise Point Blank is in full swing! Point Blank increases interoperability and collective readiness, deterring...

Posted by RAF Lakenheath on Wednesday, 7 April 2021

The image posted on Royal Air Force Lakenheath's Facebook account shows a pilot sitting in the jet while sporting a patch emblazoned with "Russia."The image baffled some users, who accused the pilot of "betrayal and wearing “enemy’s" insignia. However, wearing patches and helmet covers of other countries' armed forces is a common practice for pilots who play the role of an enemy during military exercises. Some units even replicate adversaries’ insignias and liveries on the jets.

source: Sputnik

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