MOSCOW, RUSSIA – JUNE 20, 2020: A Tupolev Tu-95MS strategic bomber flies over Moscow during the dress rehearsal of the Victory Day air show marking the 75th anniversary of the victory over Nazi Germany in World War II. Victory Day parades across Russia have been postponed from May 9 to June 24 due to restrictions imposed to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus. Sergei Fadeichev/TASS Ðîññèÿ. Ìîñêâà. Äàëüíèé áîìáàðäèðîâùèê Òó-95ÌÑ âî âðåìÿ ãåíåðàëüíîé ðåïåòèöèè âîçäóøíîé ÷àñòè ïàðàäà, ïîñâÿùåííîãî 75-é ãîäîâùèíå Ïîáåäû â Âåëèêîé Îòå÷åñòâåííîé âîéíå. Óêàçîì ïðåçèäåíòà ÐÔ Âëàäèìèðà Ïóòèíà ïàðàä Ïîáåäû áûë ïåðåíåñåí íà 24 èþíÿ èç-çà ïàíäåìèè êîðîíàâèðóñà. Ñåðãåé Ôàäåè÷åâ/ÒÀÑÑ

MOSCOW, August 3. /TASS/. Russia’s Tupolev Tu-95MSM heavily upgraded strategic missile-carrying bomber will perform its first test flight before the end of August this year, United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) Head Yuri Slyusar reported to Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday.

“I hope our Tu-95 long-awaited heavily-upgraded plane will take to the skies in Taganrog before the end of August,” the chief executive said.

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