Two Chinese fighter jets intercept US Air Force plane over the Yellow Sea

Author: Eamonn Sheridan | Category: News

More from CNN, this time on China / US relations

  • Two Chinese Su-30 fighter jets conducted an "unprofessional" intercept of a US Air Force radiation detection plane while it was flying over the Yellow Sea in international airspace on Wednesday, a US official tells CNN.
  • The Chinese jets came within 150 feet of the US plane, with one of the Su-30s flying inverted, or upside down, directly above the American plane, the official said.  
If this continues we're gonna have to buy USD ... (safe haven trade). And probably watch a rerun of Top Gun too.