Patrol mission for an RCAF Lockheed CP-140 (reg. 140114) from Sigonella AB.
The aircraft, which took off at around 11:00 CEST, carried out an initial part of the mission in the Strait of Sicily before heading towards the eastern Mediterranean.
At these minutes (14:45 CEST) the aircraft is operating west of Cyprus.
Some units of the Russian Navy are expected to be active in the area