Another Tupolev Tu-95MS missile carrying strategic bomber had been transferred after upgrading to the Russian Aerospace Forces, the press service of the United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) reported on Tuesday.
"The plane has been upgraded within the framework of the state contract. Experts of the Tupolev joint stock company constantly carry out the work to maintain combat efficiency of the Russian Aerospace Forces’ Long-Range Aviation planes in part of the aircraft’s upgrading with more efficient and advanced systems," the report says.
According to the UAC press service, the plane was handed over to the Aerospace Forces on April 4.
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