The Week In Defense, May 16-23, 2019

Credit: Tupolev
Putin Announces Plans To Buy More Strategic Bombers The Russian military plans to increase purchases of Tupolev Tu-160M2 strategic bombers, the latest variant of the Cold War-era Tu-160 Blackjack. The military placed an order for 10 Tu-160M2s in January 2018. “Ten more aircraft will be modernized...

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