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U.S. Central Command confirmed on 20 June that Iranian military had shot down a BAMS-D RQ-4A Global Hawk. U.S. Central Command statement, "U.S. Central Command can confirm that a U.S. Navy Broad Area Maritime Surveillance (or BAMS-D) ISR aircraft was shot down by an Iranian surface-to-air missile system while operating in international airspace over the Strait of Hormuz at approximately 11:35 p.m. GMT on June 19, 2019". The Centcom refuted that, "Iranian reports that the aircraft was over Iran are false.  This was an unprovoked attack on a U.S. surveillance asset in international airspace". The BAMS-D is a RQ-4A Global Hawk High-Altitude Long Endurance (HALE) Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) and provides real-time intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance missions (ISR) over vast ocean and coastal regions," the release added attributing the same to Navy Capt. Bill Urban, U.S. Central Command spokesman.........................

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