Russia-1's Vesti programme said an electronic warfare device called "Khibiny" was used by a Russian pilot to completely deactivate the defence systems of the USS Donald Cook in … “Russian electronic weapons completely paralyze the functioning of American electronic equipment installed on missiles, aircraft and ships.” In 2014, Veterans Today reported that the USS Donald Cook lost power after a close flyover by a Russian Su-24 bomber while on mission in the Black Sea, and was subsequently rushed to a port in Romania. By using a small electronic jamming device with the poetic name Lesochek, ‘Russian Electronic Warfare’ troops can ‘detect and neutralize any target from a ship’s system and a radar, to a satellite’, according to news report. The claim, first reported by Vesti News on April 14, said a “The superiority of Russian systems is not overwhelming, it is not able to reduce to zero the capabilities of U.S. forces in Syria … For example, the story so beloved by Russian journalists about the alleged ability of Russian aviation to disable USS Donald Cook, is … https://futuristrendcast.wordpress....the-uss-donald-cook-so-much-in-the-black-sea/ When the Cook was last in the Black Sea in April 2014 it was buzzed many times by an SU-24. A new classified Ministry of Defense (MoD) report circulating in the Kremlin today states that for the second time in two years, “advanced” Federation “electronic warfare defences” have crippled the Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Donald Cook (DDG-75)—and when Baltic Fleet “special forces elements” offered assistance to tow them back to their Polish port, […] The USS Donald Cook Incident. Meanwhile, the Russian Su-24 that buzzed the USS Donald Cook carried neither bombs nor missiles but only a basket mounted under the fuselage, which, according to the Russian newspaper Rossiyskaya Gazeta, contained a Russian electronic warfare device called Khibiny. The State Department acknowledged that the crew of the destroyer USS Donald Cook has been gravely demoralized ever since their vessel was flown over in the Black Sea by a Russian Sukhoi-24 (Su-24) fighter jet which carried neither bombs nor missiles but only an electronic warfare device. The State Department acknowledged that the crew of the destroyer USS Donald Cook has been gravely demoralized ever since their vessel was flown over in the Black Sea by a Russian Sukhoi-24 (Su-24) fighter jet which carried neither bombs nor missiles but only an electronic warfare device. The Russians claim that this is exactly what happened in the Black Sea in 2014 when the US guided-missile destroyer USS Donald Cook’s air defence systems locked on to an approaching Russian Su-24 fighter plane. Meanwhile, the Russian Su-24 that buzzed the USS Donald Cook carried neither bombs nor missiles but only a basket mounted under the fuselage, which, according to the Russian newspaper Rossiyskaya Gazeta 2, contained a Russian electronic warfare device called Khibiny.