|Engines||4*14795hp Kuznetsov NK-12MV|
The Tu-114, a civil development of the 'Bear' with a more capacious fuselage, was the basis for the first Soviet AWACS aircraft, the 'Moss'. (The Tu-114D or Tu-116 retained the narrow fuselage.) Its capability has been the subject of many contradictory assessments. For example, it had poor look-down capability, and was not able to track cruise missiles and other low flying objects.
Tu-24 is (possibly) service designation for Tu-126;
|Modified January 25, 1996||Back to|