Technical data
Type Tu-142 'Bear-H' ???
Function reconnaissance
Year 1973 ?
Crew 8
Engines 4*14795hp Kuznetsov NK-12MV
Speed M0.83
Ceiling 13500m
Range 8280km
Armament 2*g23mm

Tu-142, A.N.Tupolev 'Bear'

(26k) from Paul Nann's ( Page;

A version of the Tu-20/ Tu-95 'Bear' extensively redesigned cockpit (glazed for maritime, flattened 'duckbill' for bomber version), front fuselage and wing. Also has larger propellers.

Other related WEB sites:
  • Tu-142 at Evgeni's Red Star Combat Aircraft Page;
  • Tu-142, Tupolev 'Bear'

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