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Russia to Get First Upgraded Il-76MD-90A Transport Plane

The Russian Defense Ministry will get the first serial Il-76MD-90A military transport plane next week, Russian aircraft manufacturer and design bureau Ilyushin said on...

First Tu-160M Modernized Strategic Bomber to Enter Service in 2021

First Tu-160M modernised strategic bomber is to enter the Russian Armed Forces in 2021. It was announced by Defence Minister General of the Army...

Ten MiG-31 Fighter Jets Fitted with Kinzhal Missiles on Test Combat Duty

Ten MiG-31 fighter jets (NATO reporting name: Foxhound) fitted with the air-launched Kinzhal (Dagger) hypersonic missile are on test combat duty, Russian Deputy Defense...
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MIG Completes Trials of New-Generation Fighter Jet

MOSCOW: Russia’s MiG Aircraft Corporation has completed factory trials of its next-generation MiG-35 multirole fighter jet, the corporation’s press office told TASS on Friday....
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Russian Armed Forces to Receive 14 SU-30SM Fighters and 10 YAK-130 Aircraft

Deputy Defence Minister Yuri Borisov checked the implementation of missions of the Ministry of Defence at the Irkutsk aviation plant. "This year, the program...

Russia’s Su-57 Fifth-Generation Fighter Makes First Flight with New Engine

Russia’s Su-57 fifth-generation stealth air superiority fighter, also known as T-50, had performed its first test flight with a new-generation engine, a source in...

New Russian MiG-41 Interceptor Will Be Able to Operate In Space

The cutting-edge interceptor aircraft, which has been under development for several years, will be able to reach space and even potentially operate without a...

Russia flies multiple bomber missions near Alaska: Pentagon

Russian warplanes last week flew a series of missions near Alaska, prompting the North American air defence agency to scramble US and Canadian jets,...

Russia to Launch Serial Production of Upgraded Tu-160M2 Strategic Bomber

The serial production of the upgraded Tupolev Tu-160M2 (NATO reporting name: Blackjack) strategic bomber will begin in 2020, a source in Russia’s defense and...

Russia’s Su-34 Fighter Bomber to Get New Avionics, Weapons Array

Russia’s Su-34 fighter-bombers, which proved highly effective in the fight against terrorists in Syria, will be upgraded with new avionics, military expert Boris Rozhin...