Beriev A-50

Type: Product
Name: Beriev A-50
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Russian nuclear-capable bombers 'tested' US air defences 16 times in last 10 days

20:58Russian Tu-95 bombers (Reuters/Shamil Zhumatov)Russian strategic nuclear bombers and other military aircraft entered US air defense identification zones (ADIZs) at least 16 times over the past ten days, American defense officials confirmed on Th ... [Published Russia Today - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

At Last - The Russian military finally speaks about the MH17 atrocity!

Finally! The Russian military has decided to speak out about some of what it knows about what happened to MH17. It was a typical Russian event: the interpreters were nothing short of *terrible* (I speak as a former military interpreter myself), the visual ... [Published Sott.net - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 1 reports

NEAR-MISS! Swedish airliner avoids Russian spy plane crash

EYE IN THE SKY: Russian A-50 spy plane [GETTY]The aircraft, on a secret mission to eavesdrop on the government in Kiev, narrowly avoided a mid-air collision with the airliner.Ukrainian authorities claim to have recorded more than 60 incursions into their ... [Published Daily Star - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 2 reports

XINHUA - Russian bombers strike simulated targets during Black Sea drills

Russian bombers strike simulated targets during Black Sea drillsContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.MOSCOW, July 14 (Xinhua) -- Russia's Tu-95 strategic bombers hit simulated naval targets during military drills in the Black Sea, Russian Defense Ministry said ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

Russia Test Fires Six New Air-Launched Cruise Missiles

Russian strategic air forces fired six new, precision-strike cruise missiles in test launches Friday amid new tensions between Moscow and the West over the crisis in Ukraine. Russia’s Defense Ministry announced Friday that the missile firings took place ... [Published Washington Free Beacon - Jun 24 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

Typhoon Intercept

Another day, another intercept RAF Typhoons were yesterday (Tuesday 17 June) scrambled to intercept multiple Russian aircraft as part of NATO’s ongoing mission to police Baltic airspace. The Typhoon aircraft, from 3 (Fighter) Squadron, were launched ... [Published Think Defence - Jun 24 2014]
First reported Jun 21 2014 - Updated Jun 21 2014 - 1 reports

UK Scrambles 7 Fighter Jets To Intercept Russian Aircraft

Britain's Ministry of Defence said this week it had scrambled Typhoon fighter jets after four separate groups of aircraft were detected in international airspace near the Baltics by NATO air defenses. The British jets intercepted seven Russian military ... [Published Zero Hedge - Jun 21 2014]
First reported Jun 19 2014 - Updated Jun 19 2014 - 1 reports

Dramatic moment RAF scrambled fighter jets after 'multiple' Russian planes were spotted in Baltic airspace

RAF Typhoon fighters were scrambled to intercept 'multiple Russian aircraft' as part of the Nato mission to police the airspace over the Baltics, the Ministry of Defence said yesterday.The aircraft from 3 (Fighter) Squadron were ordered into the skies ... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Jun 19 2014]
First reported Jun 18 2014 - Updated Jun 18 2014 - 1 reports

Awesome photo of British Typhoon intercepting fully armed Russian Su-27 over the Baltics

What a close encounter: Russian Su-27 and British Typhoon. On Jun. 17, Royal Air Force Typhoons were scrambled to intercept multiple Russian aircraft as part of NATO’s Baltics Air Policing mission. According to the information released by the ... [Published The Aviationist - Jun 18 2014]
First reported Jun 11 2014 - Updated Jun 12 2014 - 1 reports

Russia launches surprise war games in the Baltics alongside NATO drills

Moscow has deployed several assets to the Baltics to conduct exercise alongside NATO Saber Strike. Last week, the U.S. Air Force deployed three B-52 strategic bombers to RAF Fairford , in the UK, to attend Saber Strike and Baltops exercises in the Baltics. ... [Published The Aviationist - Jun 11 2014]
Entities: Baltic States, NATO, Bomber
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Satellite Imagery Shows Russian Troop Buildup Near Ukraine

p>Apparently fed up with Russian claims that the country's military forces have scaled back their presence along Ukraine's border, NATO officers decided to carry out some information warfare of their own on Thursday. In a briefing with reporters at ... [Published FP Passport - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Russian Air Force Took Delivery Of The Third A-50U AWACS Aircraft

Russian air forces took delivery of the third upgraded A-50U AWACS aircraft ."A-50U aircraft was handed over to the Russian Air Force at the airfield of Beriev Aircraft Company (Taganrog). Beriev Aircraft Company is the part of United Aircraft Corporation ... [Published ASIAN DEFENCE NEWS - Mar 31 2014]

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"A wing of Tu-95 strategic bombers struck a simulated enemy's naval force in the Black Sea during the exercises of Russian Black Sea Fleet" the ministry's press service said
"In line with the drill plan, the A-50 detected and tracked airborne targets and surface fleet, informed the command posts of the air and surface conditions, guided fighters and attack aircraft" the ministry said
"The Russian aircraft were monitored by the RAF Typhoons and escorted on their way" the ministry said in a statement
...didn't mean to come across as slightly intimidated by Russian military might, his remarks appeared to contain at least a small measure of anxiety.  "They have all the capabilities: air, special forces, artillery. They have everything."

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Russian nuclear-capable bombers 'tested' US air... [Published Russia Today - Aug 07 2014]
At Last - The Russian military finally speaks a... [Published Sott.net - Jul 24 2014]
NEAR-MISS! Swedish airliner avoids Russian spy ... [Published Daily Star - Jul 20 2014]
XINHUA - Russian bombers strike simulated targe... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Jul 14 2014]
Russian bombers strike simulated targets during... [Published China.org.cn - Jul 14 2014]
Russia Test Fires Six New Air-Launched Cruise M... [Published Washington Free Beacon - Jun 24 2014]
Typhoon Intercept [Published Think Defence - Jun 24 2014]
UK Scrambles 7 Fighter Jets To Intercept Russia... [Published Zero Hedge - Jun 21 2014]
Dramatic moment RAF scrambled fighter jets afte... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Jun 19 2014]
Awesome photo of British Typhoon intercepting f... [Published The Aviationist - Jun 18 2014]
Russia launches surprise war games in the Balti... [Published The Aviationist - Jun 11 2014]
Satellite Imagery Shows Russian Troop Buildup N... [Published FP Passport - Apr 10 2014]
Russian Air Force Took Delivery Of The Third A-... [Published ASIAN DEFENCE NEWS - Mar 31 2014]
What Would A Russian Invasion Of Ukraine Look L... [Published In Moscow's Shadows - Mar 28 2014]
Russia redeploys early warning jet to Belarus [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Mar 17 2014]
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Russia Test Fires Six New Air-Launched Cruise M... [Published Washington Free Beacon - Jun 24 2014]
Russian strategic air forces fired six new, precision-strike cruise missiles in test launches Friday amid new tensions between Moscow and the West over the crisis in Ukraine. Russia’s Defense Ministry announced Friday that the missile firings took place ...
Typhoon Intercept [Published Think Defence - Jun 24 2014]
Another day, another intercept RAF Typhoons were yesterday (Tuesday 17 June) scrambled to intercept multiple Russian aircraft as part of NATO’s ongoing mission to police Baltic airspace. The Typhoon aircraft, from 3 (Fighter) Squadron, were launched ...
UK Scrambles 7 Fighter Jets To Intercept Russia... [Published Zero Hedge - Jun 21 2014]
Britain's Ministry of Defence said this week it had scrambled Typhoon fighter jets after four separate groups of aircraft were detected in international airspace near the Baltics by NATO air defenses. The British jets intercepted seven Russian military ...
Dramatic moment RAF scrambled fighter jets afte... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Jun 19 2014]
RAF Typhoon fighters were scrambled to intercept 'multiple Russian aircraft' as part of the Nato mission to police the airspace over the Baltics, the Ministry of Defence said yesterday.The aircraft from 3 (Fighter) Squadron were ordered into the skies ...
Awesome photo of British Typhoon intercepting f... [Published The Aviationist - Jun 18 2014]
What a close encounter: Russian Su-27 and British Typhoon. On Jun. 17, Royal Air Force Typhoons were scrambled to intercept multiple Russian aircraft as part of NATO’s Baltics Air Policing mission. According to the information released by the ...
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