Russian Aircraft

  • VIDEO: Russian Tu-22M3 bomber splits in two during landing

    VIDEO: Russian Tu-22M3 bomber splits in two during landing

    TEHRAN, Jan. 27 (MNA) – A horrific video of Russian Tu-22M3 crash in the Murmansk region has emerged online, showing the strategic bomber’s approach in near-zero visibility and the moment it slammed the airstrip and snapped in half, engulfing in flames. The incident occurred at an air base near the city of Olenegorsk on January 22.

  • Russian MoD blames Israel for attack which led to downing of Il-20

    Russian MoD blames Israel for attack which led to downing of Il-20

    TEHRAN, Sep. 18 (MNA) – The Russian Defense Ministry held a press conference to discuss the destruction of a Russian military aircraft with people on board off the coast of Syria, which happened at the same time that Israeli and French forces were mounting aerial attacks on targets in Syria.