The Tupolev (also known as Backfire) is a long-range strategic and maritime strike bomber developed by Tupolev for the Soviet Air Force. The aircraft is currently in service with the Russian Air Force and Russian Naval Aviation.
Post-Soviet Aircraft Graveyard on Abandoned Russian Air Base
The Tupolev is a supersonic, variable-sweep wing heavy strategic bomber designed in the Soviet Union. Blackjack is currently the world's largest combat aircraft, largest supersonic aircraft, and largest variable-sweep aircraft built //
Tupolev (Russian: Туполев NATO reporting name: Backfire) is a supersonic, swing-wing, long-range strategic and maritime strike bomber developed by the Soviet Union. Significant numbers remain in service with the Russian Air Force.