Claim: US Undercover Agents Brought Down Russia's New Superjet: a Claim Which Killed 45Submitted by Charleston Voice on Thu, 05/24/2012 - 17:36
Posted by Charleston Voice, 05.24.12
Can any US official furnish credible, meaningful evidence - not just words - why we should not believe the Russians?
State's GRU military intelligence source says Russians are investigating theory crash was 'industrial sabotage
Aircraft was on a demonstration flight aimed at securing lucrative orders when it slammed into a mountain killing all 45 passengers and crew
Russian intelligence official claims US have 'special technology' capable of jamming signals from the ground or causing systems to malfunction
By Will Stewart In Moscow
PUBLISHED: 11:02 EST, 24 May 2012 | UPDATED: 11:11 EST, 24 May 2012
Spy sources in Moscow today made the astonishing claim that a US undercover operation may have sabotaged a new Russian Superjet plane that crashed in Indonesia two weeks ago.
Sabotage claim: Sukhoi's chief civil test pilot Alexander Yablontsev (pictured) flew the Superjet that mysteriously crashedThe aircraft was on a demonstration flight aimed at securing lucrative orders when it slammed into a mountain killing all 45 passengers and crew.
'We are investigating the theory that it was industrial sabotage,' a GRU military intelligence source said.