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Moscow beefs up its strategic bomber force

23rd April 2019 - 13:00 GMT | by Alexander Mladenov in Sofia

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The Russian Air and Space Force’s (RuASF’s) Long-Range Aviation arm upped its numerical strength by taking two freshly-overhauled and upgraded Tu-95MS Bear-H turboprop-powered subsonic bombers in April. 

According to Taganrog-based TANTK Beriev company, the contractor for the programme, the aging nuclear-capable strategic bombers, overhauled, upgraded and life-extended ...

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