FACT CHECK: Video Of Jet Launch Predates 2024 Iran-Israel Conflict

video Shared by X The image reportedly shows a jet seen near Israel during the conflict with Iran in 2024.

Verdict: False

The subtitles on the video are incorrect. Originally posted by the United States Navy in 2013.

Fact check:

U.S. officials said Israel attacked an Iranian air base early Friday, but Israel has not yet confirmed it. BBC. The base in Isfahan is home to sites linked to Iran’s nuclear program, which Israel has previously targeted. independent person report.

XPost claims to have recently shown footage of a jet plane near Israel. The video shows the jet plane taking off from the aircraft carrier from various angles.

“Iran reacts with surprise after mysterious jet spotted near Israel!” the caption reads.

However, the video is subtitled. (Related: Video shows Israelis panicking during Iranian missile attack, claims)

Images are compiled three another video All posted on Official US Navy YouTube Their titles suggest that they all depict the same launch of the X-47B from different angles. “The X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System Demonstrator (UCAS-D) completed its first-ever carrier-based catapult launch from the USS George HW Bush (CVN 77) off the coast of Virginia on May 14. ” video.

Reuters too Error exposed This claim.

Check Your Fact has reached out to a U.S. Navy spokesperson for comment and will update this article if we receive comment.