Two Belgian F-16 fighter, which attacked the peaceful village of Hassidic near Aleppo on October 18, took off from the airfield in Jordan and twice refueled in the air by us aircraft. This was at the briefing said the official representative of the Ministry of defense of Russia Igor Konashenkov, reports TASS.
According to him, the takeoff of military aircraft of the international coalition from the airport Al-Salti in Jordan was recorded at 1:34 GMT. Further, according to Konashenkov, the Belgian planes 2:52 MSK spent refueling from U.S. tanker KC-135 in the area of Deir ez-Zor and continued flying in a North-westerly direction. 4:19 both aircraft refueled again from an American plane KC-135.