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Russian bombers Tu-95 made 19-hour flight over the Atlantic

19-hour flight of the Russian Air Force over the North Atlantic, frightened Europe and the United States.

In the air flight over the North Atlantic, two strategic bombers took part Tu-95, And, despite the fact that the route ran in a neutral airspace, European countries that are members of NATO sent their fighters to escort bombers. Due to special circumstances, 19-hour flight of Russian Air Force bombers seriously frightened European leaders, especially considering the currently complicated relations between Russia and Western countries.

As noted in the country's air force, all tasks assigned to the crews of Tu-95 bombers were carried out, and they consisted primarily in air patrols.