Clement Charpentreau

NATO fighters intercept Russian bombers three times in one week

In recent days, multiple flights of Russian long-range aircraft near the British identification zone have put the Royal Air Force on alert. The latest one, on March 12, 2020, saw two Tupolev Tu-160 Blackjack strategic bombers being intercepted by a patrol of RAF Typhoon fighter jets....

Clement Charpentreau

Russia signs contracts for Tupolev future strategic bomber PAK-DA

Three days after the United States Air Force shared new visuals of its upcoming B-21 Raider, the Russian Defense Ministry announced it signed the contracts regarding the production of its own future long-range strategic bomber, the PAK-DA....

Clement Charpentreau

Bomber diplomacy: visit of two Russian Tu-160s in South Africa

Two surprising visitors flew to South Africa, as two Russian Tupolev Tu-160M bombers visited the African country after a nighttime training flight above the Indian Ocean....