Russia Resumes Production Of Tu-160 Strategic Bomber

Credit: Tu-160 rollout: Russia defense ministry
MOSCOW—Russia’s United Aircraft Corp. (UAC) has resumed production of its largest combat aircraft—the Tupolev Tu-160 strategic bomber. The newly assembled aircraft was rolled out to the flight-test station at the Gorbunov Kazan Aviation Plant, a part of Tupolev, another UAC subsidiary, on Nov. 16...
Maxim Pyadushkin

In addition to writing for Aviation Week Network, Maxim holds a key position at Russia's Air Transport Observer magazine. In the past he was in charge of several ATO’s sister aerospace publications and earlier worked for Moscow-based CAST defense think-tank.

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