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Tupolew / Tupolev Tu-95

Tupolew / Tupolev Tu-95MS © Dmitriy Pichugin
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Tu-95

Long-Range Bomber

The Tupolev Tu-95 is a four-engine strategic bomber developed by the Soviet Design Bureau OKB Tupolev.
Crew7
 
Propulsion4 Turboprop Engines
Engine ModelKusnezow / Kuznetsov NK-12M
Engine Power (each)10889 kW14602 shp
 
Speed830 km/h448 kts
  516 mph
Service Ceiling12.000 m39.370 ft
Range14.999 km8.099 NM
9.320 mi.
 
Empty Weight81.670 kg180.051 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight167.880 kg370.112 lbs
 
Wing Span50,04 m164,2 ft
Wing Area310,5 m3342 ft
Length49,13 m161,2 ft
Height13,20 m43,3 ft
 
First Flight12.11.1952
Production Statusout of production
Total Production>300
 
ICAO CodeTU95
NATO CodeBear
 
Data for (Version)Tupolev / Tupolew Tu-95MS
Remarks
A further development of the Tu-95 for maritime reconnaissance / anti-submarine warfare the Tu-142.

 

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