For the first time, Russias upgraded tu-160m fighter successfully flew

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 For the first time, Russias upgraded tu-160m fighter successfully flew


Figure - 160m strategic bomber (source: Russian satellite news agency)

Overseas network, Feb. 7 (Xinhua) - an upgraded tu-160m strategic bomber successfully completed its first flight recently, according to the news of Russia today and Russian satellite news agency. The aircraft is equipped with new avionics equipment, control system and other equipment, and the operational efficiency is doubled. It will be installed in the Russian Air Force in 2021.

Russias defense ministry released a video of the first flight of the upgraded tu-160m strategic bomber on Saturday. Earlier this month, the tu-160m strategic bomber made a short flight at the test site of the Kazan aircraft factory, staying at an altitude of 1500 meters for about half an hour. The upgraded aircraft system and equipment were inspected for the first time.

(function() {(window. Slotbydup = window. Slotbydup| []). Push ({ID: u5811557, container: ssp_, async: true});))) (); according to the existing contract, the Russian Ministry of defense also said that the upgraded strategic bomber figure-160m will be delivered to the army in 2021, and the number of trains will increase year by year. It is reported that Tu-160 is the worlds largest variable swept wing supersonic strategic bomber, with a refueling range of 12000 km. It can launch long-range cruise missiles carrying nuclear weapons, and can carry up to 40 tons of various types of ammunition. Russia today said all active Tu-160 strategic bombers would be upgraded to the m and M2 versions. The upgraded model of figure-160 updates the internal equipment and systems of the aircraft, and installs new navigation equipment, airborne communication system, control system, radar and electronic countermeasure system. Russias defense ministry revealed that the operational efficiency of the aircraft will be doubled and the flight distance will be increased by 1000 kilometers. (Zhang Qi, overseas website) source: responsible editor of overseas website: Yao Wenguang, nn1682

Russian Defense Ministry also said that according to the existing contract, the upgraded tu-160m strategic bomber will be delivered to the army in 2021, and the number of trains will increase year by year.

It is reported that Tu-160 is the worlds largest variable swept wing supersonic strategic bomber, with a refueling range of 12000 km. It can launch long-range cruise missiles carrying nuclear weapons, and can carry up to 40 tons of various types of ammunition.

Russia today said all active Tu-160 strategic bombers would be upgraded to the m and M2 versions. The upgraded model of figure-160 updates the internal equipment and systems of the aircraft, and installs new navigation equipment, airborne communication system, control system, radar and electronic countermeasure system. Russias defense ministry revealed that the operational efficiency of the aircraft will be doubled and the flight distance will be increased by 1000 kilometers. (Zhang Qi, overseas)