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  • Russian PAK-DA bomber in doubt, says minister


    Moscow's PAK-DA long-range bomber intended to replace the Tupolev Tu-160 and Tu-95 could be at risk ...


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  • Tupolev Tu-160 pair make first transatlantic flight


    A pair of Tupolev Tu-160 bombers (NATO codename Blackjack) made the type's first-ever transatlantic flight, and...


  • Russians claim bomber flights over US territory went undetected


    <P><BR>The Russian air force proved the capabilities of its upgraded&nbsp;Tupolev Tu-160 bombers earlier this year,...


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  • IN FOCUS LATAM DEFENCE FIGHTERS: South American air forces count the pennies, kick the tyres

    News | 04 Mar 2014 19:00 | Felipe Salles

    ​FIDAE is always a great opportunity to reassess the status of South American air forces’ fighter programmes. This is true especially after the surprise Brazilian government decision in December 2013 to close its decade-long F-X programme by selecting the Saab Gripen NG (now known officially as the E/F). The advanced age of the fleets and prospect of a locally manufactured fighter model potentially sets the stage for another sweeping round of fighter force upgrades all across the region.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-LATAM-DEFENCE-FIGHTERS-South-American-air-forces-count-the-pennies-kick-the-tyres-396593/
  • PICTURES: Russia celebrates air force centenary

    News | 16 Aug 2012 15:56 | Vladimir Karnozov

    More than 110 aircraft took part in three-day celebrations of the Russian air force's 100 anniversary at the Ramenskoye aerodrome in Zhukovsky near Moscow...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURES-Russia-celebrates-air-force-centenary-375577/
  • Russian PAK-DA bomber in doubt, says minister

    News | 06 Jun 2012 14:55 | Howard Gethin

    Moscow's PAK-DA long-range bomber intended to replace the Tupolev Tu-160 and Tu-95 could be at risk ...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russian-PAK-DA-bomber-in-doubt-says-minister-372687/
  • PARIS: Russia's air force gets real

    News | 18 Jun 2011 09:00 | Alan Dron

    Senior officers in Russia's air force can see glimmers of light after the gloom of the 1990s and early 2000s. The question is whether these glimmers are yet another false dawn.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Russias-air-force-gets-real-357486/
  • PARIS AIR SHOW: 100 years of Paris air show highlights

    News | 05 Jun 2009 06:00 | Günter Endres

    100 years of Paris air show highlightshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-AIR-SHOW-100-years-of-Paris-air-show-highlights-327190/
  • Tupolev Tu-160 pair make first transatlantic flight

    News | 15 Sep 2008 15:00 | Vladimir Karnozov

    A pair of Tupolev Tu-160 bombers (NATO codename Blackjack) made the type's first-ever transatlantic flight, and first-ever landing outside the former Soviet...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Tupolev-Tu-160-pair-make-first-transatlantic-flight-315926/