Tu 160 nato codename blackjack

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Tu-160 Blackjack | harveyblackauthor Tu-160 (Codename Blackjack). Swing-wing, with a max speed 1,380 mph and a range of 7,600 miles, without in-flight refuelling. Can carry 12 x Raduga Kh-55, nuclear cruise missiles or 12 x Raduga Kh-15 short-range nuclear missiles. Tupolev Tu-160 'Blackjack' - MILAVIA.net Although there are some differences between the first prototype, the development and the production aircraft, only one variant of the Tu-160 entered production. NATO codename for this variant is 'Blackjack-A'. Mid-Life Update. The Russian Air Force is planning a limited upgrade for the Tu-160 fleet. Eurofighters Intercept Russian Tu-160 Blackjack Bombers ... Eurofighter Typhoons, based at RAF Lossiemouth, intercepted the objects and identified them as the Russian Tu-160 bombers (NATO codename: Blackjack). According to the information received by Reuters, the incident involved two bomber aircraft. The British fighters escorted the Russian bombers to the limits of the United Kingdom’s area of interest. Russian Air Force Tu-160 | Model Aircraft | Model Car Hall of ...

The developed version of the TU 160 will hit the production line in 2018

Researching Russian Air Force Tu-160 Model Aircraft? Find out all you need to know at hobbyDB. ... NATO codename "Blackjack". Production Details. Brand: B-52H Stratofortress Vs Tu-160 Blackjack (Long Range Bombers ... Insteed of B-52, I'd choose B-1, cause it's more similar to Tu-160. And if compere B-1 and Tu-160 then I've read some reports of some pilots who say that Blacjack is better by it's performance, but Lancer has better electronics. Russia Nixes Billionaire Plan to Turn the Tu-160 Bomber into ...

Imint & Analysis: May 2009

Dec 11, 2018 ... Russia's Defense Ministry said a pair of Tu-160 nuclear-capable Tu-160 (NATO codename Blackjack) strategic bombers landed at Maiquetia ... US Ambassador calls Tu-160 strategic bombers in Venezuela ... Dec 14, 2018 ... US Ambassador to Colombia Kevin Whitaker said in an interview with RCN Radio the Russian Tu-160 (NATO reporting name Blackjack) ... Russian Tu-160 strategic bombers conduct first flights over Caribbean ... Dec 13, 2018 ... The Russian Defence Ministry has published footage from a recent flight performed by Russian Tu-160 (NATO codename Blackjack) strategic ... Russia sends nuclear-capable bombers to Venezuela | World ... - DW

How to spot a Russian bomber - BBC News

The Tupolev Tu-160 (Russian: Туполев Ту-160 Белый лебедь, romanized: Belyy Lebed, lit. 'White Swan'; NATO reporting name: Blackjack) is a supersonic, variable-sweep wing heavy strategic bomber designed by the Tupolev Design Bureau in the Soviet Union. Tupolev Tu-160 (Blackjack) Strategic Long-Range Heavy ...