Tupolew Tu-22M Backfire Supersonic Bomber in Action - Russian TU-22M Strategic Bomber Bombing Runs

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Video shows the Russian made Tupolew Tu-22M Backfire Strategic Supersonic Bomber in action during several bombing runs.

The Tupolev Tu-22M (Russian: Туполев Ту-22М; NATO reporting name: Backfire) is a supersonic, variable-sweep wing, long-range strategic and maritime strike bomber developed by the Tupolev Design Bureau. According to some sources, the bomber was believed to be designated Tu-26 at one time. Significant numbers remain in service with the Russian Air Force, and as of 2014 more than 100 Tu-22Ms are in use.

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