Russian Tu-160 went for modernization

On the Kazan aviation plant started to modernize strategic bombers Tu-missile-160.

Thanks to the modernization of combat and electronic systems of the Russian strategic supersonic bomber is expected to greatly improve the fighting qualities of the planes, had time at the moment to prove themselves perfectly when applied bombing the positions of the militants of the terrorist group "Islamic State" in Syria.

According to the available Avia.pro portal, the upgrade will undergo about 40% of all equipment used on the aircraft, and it is expected that all the aircraft of this model in the country's armed forces will be able to pass it up to 2020-2021.