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  • Russia to replace current bombers with subsonic flying wing


    The Russian air force has selected a subsonic Tupolev flying wing proposal as the basis for its PAK-DA long-range bomber programme ...


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  • Russia selects engine supplier for new bomber: report


    Russia has turned to a familiar source – the Kuznetsov Design Bureau – to develop the engines for a next-generation ...


  • Russia to replace current bombers with subsonic flying wing


    The Russian air force has selected a subsonic Tupolev flying wing proposal as the basis for its PAK-DA long-range...


  • IN FOCUS: United Aircraft's sky-high ambitions


    After two decades of stagnation, Russia's defence aerospace industry has at last received several major lifts from its...


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  • Russia selects engine supplier for new bomber: report

    News | 06 Jun 2014 17:47 | Stephen Trimble

    Russia has turned to a familiar source – the Kuznetsov Design Bureau – to develop the engines for a next-generation bomber, according to a report dated 6 June in a state-run newspaper.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russia-selects-engine-supplier-for-new-bomber-report-400171/
  • Russia to replace current bombers with subsonic flying wing

    News | 11 Mar 2013 09:45 | Howard Gethin

    The Russian air force has selected a subsonic Tupolev flying wing proposal as the basis for its PAK-DA long-range bomber programme ...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russia-to-replace-current-bombers-with-subsonic-flying-wing-383065/
  • IN FOCUS: United Aircraft's sky-high ambitions

    News | 10 Jul 2012 10:00 | Craig Hoyle

    After two decades of stagnation, Russia's defence aerospace industry has at last received several major lifts from its domestic customer. Major production...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-United-Aircrafts-sky-high-ambitions-373633/
  • PICTURE: RAF Typhoons intercept Russian bombers

    News | 27 Oct 2011 20:51 | Craig Hoyle

    Royal Air Force Eurofighter Typhoons standing quick reaction alert cover for the northern UK have intercepted a pair of Russian air force Tu-95 bombers ...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-RAF-Typhoons-intercept-Russian-bombers-363985/
  • Russian military An-22 crash sparks fleet grounding

    News | 29 Dec 2010 10:58 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    <p>Russian authorities have grounded Antonov An-22 and Tupolev Tu-95 aircraft following the crash of an An-22 during a training flight.</p><p>The giant four-engined...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russian-military-An-22-crash-sparks-fleet-grounding-351380/
  • ILA 2008: The Bear truth about absence

    News | 27 May 2008 01:00

    <P>In the weeks leading up to the show, the continent’s aircraft spotters were whipping themselves into a frenzy of excitement. This was stimulated by the appearance of a single line entry on the organiser’s list of aircraft appearing at ILA. <BR><BR>This revealed that a Tupolev Tu-95 (NATO ASCC reporting name ‘Bear’) of the Russian Air Force would be appearing in category ‘De’ – that is to say making an ‘external air display’ – flying a display from its base, but not landing at Berlin.<BR><BR>Rumours went back and forth, with the airshow organisers giving different answers to the question “had its appearance been cancelled?”. To the disappointment of the aircraft enthusiasts, this was finally confirmed by the Russian embassy in Berlin. <BR><BR>Elsewhere in Europe, ‘Bears’ are still making regular ‘appearances’ albeit not in airshows, with NATO air forces encountering the Tu-95 more frequently than at any time since the end of the Cold War as Russia’s ‘Long Range Aviation’ flexes its mhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ILA-2008-The-Bear-truth-about-absence-224165/