Tag: Russian Air and Space Force

Horrific Video of the recent Russian Tu-22M3 Bomber crash surfaced
Two crew members of the Tu-22M3 died in the incident while two others were injured The horrific video in this post shows the recent crash of a Russian Air and Space Force (RuASF) Tupolev Tu-22M3 (NATO reporting name: Backfire) supersonic strategic bomber. Noteworthy as we have recently reported the aircraft crashed in...
Two Crew Members killed in Tu-22M3 Backfire Supersonic Bomber crash in Murmansk Region
The Tu-22M3 crashed in Russia’s north-west while trying to make a landing during a sudden snowstorm A Tu-22M3 (NATO reporting name: Backfire) supersonic strategic bomber has crashed in Russia’s north-west while trying to make a landing during a sudden snowstorm on Jan. 22, 2019. According to RT two crew members died in...
Two Russian Su-34 fighter bombers crash after colliding over the Sea of Japan. Both Crew Members ejected safely
The two Su-34 fighter bombers were performing a training mission The Russian Defense Ministry says that two Su-34 fighter bombers have collided in midair in the Far East on Jan. 18, 2019. According to the Russian military the two Su-34 fighter bombers were performing a training mission when they...
Interesting footage shows the Su-57 Operating in Syria
According to Sukhoi, the Su-57's radar cross section RCS is reduced to an average figure of 0.3-0.4m2 compared to 15m2 for the Su-27 The interesting footage in this pots shows Russian Sukhoi Su-57 stealth fighters operating in Syria. Noteworthy as we have already reported the Russian Air and Space Force (RuASF) has deployed the first two Su-57s to Khmemeim Air Base last...
These systems will give Russia's sixth-generation fighter an edge over U.S. F-22 and F-35 stealth aircraft
"The first contract for 12 Su-57 stealth fighters will be signed soon, and the deliveries under this contract will begin shortly," Alexey Krivoruchko, Russia’s Deputy Defense Ministry As reported by Sputniknews, Russia’s Deputy Defense Ministry Alexey Krivoruchko disclosed during a briefing in Komsomolsk-on-Amur on Jun. 30 that "The first contract for 12 Su-57 stealth fighters will be signed soon, and the deliveries...
These systems will give Russia's sixth-generation fighter an edge over U.S. F-22 and F-35 stealth aircraft
If Turkey had to buy the Su-57 it would be the first country (outside Russia) to buy the first Russian stealth fighter Turkish newspaper Yeni Safak says Ankara may switch to buying the Russian Su-57 (or Su-35) if Washington decides to suspend the delivery of F-35. As we have recently reported, Lockheed Martin should deliver Turkey’s first F-35A stealth fighter on...
Video shows MiG-31 catching fire on the runway
The fire started from the right engine. Both pilots have been saved; no one has been injured. A MiG-31 caught fire while the aircraft was on the runway in Russia’s Permsky Krai on May 18, 2018. Russia says the fire started from the right engine. "The pilots were about to conduct a training flight, but the aircraft was caught on fire while...
Russian Swifts aerobatic team to transition to MiG-35
The transition will only occur after testing on the MiG-35 has been completed Russian aerobatic team Swifts will trade-in their MiG-29s for the MiG-35, Lt. Gen. Andrey Yudin of the Russian Air and Space Force (RuASF) said. According RT, the transition will only occur after testing on the MiG-35 has been completed. As we have already explained, the Mikoyan MiG-35 (NATO reporting name Fulcrum-Foxtrot)...
Russian Su-30SM fighter jet crashes in Syria killing crew
The Su-30SM crashed on Thursday morning shortly after takeoff from Hmeymim air base in Latakia province On May 3, 2018 a Russian Sukhoi Su-30SM fighter jet has crashed in Syria killing both members of its crew. According Russian military the jet crashed on Thursday morning shortly after takeoff from Hmeymim air base in Latakia province. The defence ministry in Moscow was quoted...
Tu-160M2 performs its first flight, "but the aircraft features only small upgrades" source close to Russian Military says
The Tu-160M2 prototype underwent only small-scale upgrade while its airframe and the engines have remained the same Tupolev Tu-160M2 strategic bomber flight trials are underway. As reported by TASS Russia’s upgraded Tupolev Tu-160 (NATO reporting name: Blackjack) strategic bomber with Factory No. 0804 built at the Kazan Aircraft Enterprise has made its maiden flight last week. "The 804th plane made using Soviet...

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