Russian strategic bombers 5 hours circled over the Black Sea. Video

Bombers Tu-22М3 flew over the neutral waters of the Black Sea.

Channel Zvezda published footage of the flight over the neutral waters of the Black Sea of ​​a pair of Tu-22M3 long-range bombers of the Military Space Forces of Russia. According to the Ministry of Defense, the crews were in the air for more than five hours, breaking almost 4,5 thousands of kilometers.

Pilots of Russian long-range aviation constantly perform similar tasks. In accordance with the international rules for the use of airspace, they fly over the neutral waters of the North Atlantic Ocean, the Arctic, the Black and Caspian Seas, and the Pacific Ocean.

According to some information, the Russian strategic bombers Tu-22М3 could carry out, among other things, escort a Russian submarine armed with Caliber cruise missiles, which unexpectedly appeared on the eve of the Bosporus, seriously puzzling NATO, as previously reported.

The Tu-22М3 aircraft was commissioned in the 1989 year. This long-range multi-mode bomber bomber is capable of hitting land and sea targets from high and low altitudes.