The Myasishchev M-4 Molot ( Russian: Hammer, NATO reporting name Bison) is a four- engined strategic bomber, designed by Vladimir Myasishchev and developed by the Soviet Union in the 1950s to provide a bomber capable of attacking targets in North America. The Myasishchev design bureau was formed to build such a bomber. ...more on Wikipedia about "Myasishchev M-4"
The Tupolev Tu-16 ( NATO codename: Badger) was a twin-engine jet bomber used by the Soviet Union. It has flown for more than 50 years and remains in service with the Commonwealth of Independent States and in the People's Republic of China. ...more on Wikipedia about "Tupolev Tu-16"
The Tupolev Tu-22 ( NATO reporting name Blinder) was a Soviet jet supersonic bomber and reconnaissance aircraft. ...more on Wikipedia about "Tupolev Tu-22"
The Tupolev Tu-85 ( NATO reporting name: "Barge") was a final refined version of the Tu-4, overcoming the shortcomings of the aircraft especially with regards to range, creating a true intercontinental strategic bomber. Only two machines were built, with the first flying on 9 January 1951. In the course of tests, an intercontinental flight range of 11,700 km (7,312 miles) was achieved with a bomb payload of five tonnes. However, by then it was already vulnerable to US jet fighters. The aircraft was thus not produced and the focus was shifted towards higher performance strategic bombers such as the turbojet-powered Tu-16 and the turbo-prop Tu-95. ...more on Wikipedia about "Tupolev Tu-85"
The Tupolev Tu-95 ( NATO reporting name Bear) is the most successful Tupolev strategic bomber and missile carrier from the times of the Soviet Union. The Bear is powered by four Kuznetsov turboprop engines, each driving contra-rotating propellers, and remains one of the fastest propeller-driven aircraft ever built. As of 2005, the Bear remains in service in Russia. ...more on Wikipedia about "Tupolev Tu-95"
The Tupolev Tu-98 ( NATO reporting name 'Backfin') was a prototype swept wing jet bomber developed for the Soviet Union. ...more on Wikipedia about "Tupolev Tu-98"
The Yakovlev Yak-26 was a tactical bomber version of the Soviet Yakovlev Yak-25 ( NATO reporting name 'Flashlight') developed in 1956. Although it bore a clear resemblance to the Yak-25, a glazed nose for a navigator/bombardier replaced the Yak-25's radome, increasing the crew to three. The Nudelman NL-37 cannon was replaced with four NR-23 23 mm weapons, and an internal weapons bay was added for 1,000 kg (2,205 lb) of bombs. Additional bombs could be carried on underwing pylons. ...more on Wikipedia about "Yakovlev Yak-26"
The Yakovlev Yak-28 was a swept wing, turbojet-powered combat aircraft used by the Soviet Union. Produced initially as a bomber, it was also manufactured in reconnaissance, electronic warfare, interceptor, and trainer versions, known by the NATO reporting names Brewer, Firebar, and Maestro respectively. It was based on prototypes first flown on 5 March 1958, it began to enter service in 1960. ...more on Wikipedia about "Yakovlev Yak-28"
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