"An F-16 fighter intercepted a small single-engine aircraft that violated a temporary no-fly zone near New York," the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) said on Twitter.

#NORAD F-16 fighter aircraft intercepted a small, single engine general aviation aircraft that violated the Temporary Flight Restriction area near #NYC.

The aircraft was escorted out of the TFR w / o incident at approx.

2:00 pm EDT.


- North American Aerospace Defense Command (@NORADCommand) September 21, 2021

It is noted that the plane was escorted from the area without incident.

Earlier, a military plane crashed in the US state of Texas, two houses were seriously damaged.