Russia receives two upgraded Tu-95MS strategic bombers
- April 16, 2019
Russia’s Aerospace Force has received two upgraded Tupolev Tu-95MS strategic missile-carrying bombers.
The Tu-95MS strategic missile-carrying bombers have delivered to the Russia’s Aerospace Force by Taganrog-based Beriev Aircraft Company.
The Tu-95MS strategic missile-carrying bomber is designated to accomplish the tasks of striking vital targets in remote military-geographical areas and deep in the rear of continental theaters of military operations, employing nuclear missile weapons. A modernized bomber is furnished with a new control system and hardpoints for Kh-101 missiles that have proven their efficiency in Syria.
The Taganrog-based Beriev Aircraft Company (part of Russia’s United Aircraft Corporation) is the developer of new aircraft and aircraft prototypes and serially produces planes of various designation.