American Forces Press Service
NORAD diverted two Canadian CF-18s to track the aircraft as it flew into and over Canadian airspace, NORAD officials said in a statement. The civilian aircraft was passed to two U.S. F-15s as it transited into
airspace and its ultimate destination at U.S. , they added. John F. Kennedy International Airport
NORAD dispatched the fighters “out of an abundance of caution,” the statement said.