Tu-160 BlackJack: TrumpeterSale!
Tu-160 “BlackJack” : 1:144 Scale
The Tupolev Tu-160 (NATO reporting name: Blackjack) is a supersonic, variable-sweep wing, heavy strategic bomber designed by the Tupolev Design Bureau of the former Soviet Union. Although several civil and military transport aircraft are larger in overall dimensions, the Tu-160 is the world’s largest combat aircraft, largest supersonic aircraft and largest variable-sweep aircraft ever built. Only the North American XB-70 Valkyrie had higher empty weight and maximum speed. The Tu-160 has the heaviest take off weight of any military aircraft besides ultra heavy military transports. Entering service in 1987, the Tu-160 was the last strategic bomber designed for the Soviet Union. Sixteen aircraft are still in use with the Russian Air Force. A planned modernization of 10 aircraft to Tu-160M standard has been announced.
- Recessed panel lines,
- Detailed cockpit and wheel wells,
- Optional pivoting wings,
- Extendable refueling probe.
- Decals for 2 aircraft.
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