Tupolev Tu-160 Blackjack

ICAO aircraft code T160
Manufacturer Tupolev
Country Russia
New price USD 70 million

The Tupolev Tu-160 Blackjack is a supersonic, variable-sweep wing heavy strategic bomber and missile platform.

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Tupolev Tu-160 Blackjack Specifications

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General

ICAO aircraft code
T160
Manufacturer
Tupolev
Manufactured
1987 - 2017
Country
Russia
New purchase price
USD 70 million

Aircraft performance

Engine:
4x 4 × Kuznetsov NK-321 turbofans
Turbofan
Power:
55,000 pound-force
Max Cruise Speed:
745 Kts
1,380 Km/h
Travel range:
6,600 Nm
12,223 Kilometers
Fuel Economy:
0.56 Nm / gallon
0.274 Km / liter
Service Ceiling:
52,000 feet
Rate of Climb:
14000 feet / minute
71.12meter / second
Take Off Distance:
2200 meter - 7,217.76 feet
Landing Distance:
1600 meter - 5,249.28 feet

Weight & dimensions

Max Take Off Weight:
275,000 Kg
606,265 lbs
Max Payload:
16,330 Kg
36,001 lbs
Fuel Tank Capacity:
39,097 gallon
147,998 liter

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About the Tupolev Tu-160 Blackjack

The Tupolev Tu-160 Blackjack is a supersonic, variable-sweep wing heavy strategic bomber and missile platform. It was the largest combat aircraft in the world until surpassed by the Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit stealth bomber in 1989.

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