“We do not need a party of two or three machines, and much more. We want to get as many planes to enable them to equip the squadron. And then gradually increase the number of these aircraft to the desired and, thus, achieve a new quality level”, – said Bondarev.
He also said in an interview with the newspaper “Red star”, the release of which will be released on Monday that by 2025, the aircraft will Park at 80-90% consist of the latest models.
In addition, it became known that a modernized strategic bomber Tu-160M2 will make the first flight in March 2018. In the future, expect in the Ministry of defense, long-range aviation will receive three or four aircraft every year.