Top News on Tupolev

  • Heavy metal heroes: the world's seven biggest air force bomber fleets


    ​The Cold War days of nuclear-armed big bombers patrolling on a hair trigger are (hopefully) long behind us, but long-range strike capability remains an air power priority


  • Other News for Tupolev

  • M as in Mach: Seven supersonic business jet dreams


    ​With the annual EBACE European business jet jamboree looming, we're pumped up to hear about dreams of speed


  • Russia to reestablish Tu-160 supersonic bomber production line


    ​The Russian defense ministry has confirmed that it will restart the production line for the Soviet-era Tupolev Tu-160...


  • The power list: top 10 delivered commercial turbofans


    With our latest analysis of the commercial engine sector showing how re-engined aircraft from Airbus and Boeing and...


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  • ANALYSIS: Swedish air force wary of Russian manoeuvring

    News | 21 May 2015 15:04 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Given its current fleet size of fewer than 100 Saab Gripen C/Ds assigned to four frontline squadrons and two training units, it is hard to imagine that at the height of the Cold War Sweden had the world’s fifth-largest air force, and the ability to mobilise almost 10% of its population for military action if threatened by Moscow.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Swedish-air-force-wary-of-Russian-manoeuvring-412272/
  • M as in Mach: Seven supersonic business jet dreams

    News | 08 May 2015 14:49 | Stephen Trimble

    ​With the annual EBACE European business jet jamboree looming, we're pumped up to hear about dreams of speedhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/M-as-in-Mach-Seven-supersonic-business-jet-dreams-412079/
  • Heavy metal heroes: the world's seven biggest air force bomber fleets

    News | 01 May 2015 14:55

    ​The Cold War days of nuclear-armed big bombers patrolling on a hair trigger are (hopefully) long behind us, but long-range strike capability remains an air power priorityhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Heavy-metal-heroes-the-worlds-seven-biggest-air-force-bomber-fleets-411830/
  • Russia to reestablish Tu-160 supersonic bomber production line

    News | 30 Apr 2015 12:05 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The Russian defense ministry has confirmed that it will restart the production line for the Soviet-era Tupolev Tu-160 “Blackjack” supersonic strategic bomber.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russia-to-reestablish-Tu-160-supersonic-bomber-production-line-411778/
  • The power list: top 10 delivered commercial turbofans

    News | 17 Apr 2015 15:59 | Murdo Morrison

    With our latest analysis of the commercial engine sector showing how re-engined aircraft from Airbus and Boeing and the arrival of new types from Bombardier, Comac, Mitsubishi and Irkut are affecting the size and shape of the marketplace, we list the most popular powerplants in civil aviation history with the help of Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets database.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/The-power-list-top-10-delivered-commercial-turbofans-411334/
  • ​UAC moots Superjet MRO in Vietnam

    News | 08 Apr 2015 02:10 | Greg Waldron

    United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) could establish an MRO capability in Vietnam to support sales of the Superjet in Southeast Asia.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UAC-moots-Superjet-MRO-in-Vietnam-410948/