Source: all Tu-142s of Russian Navy to be upgraded before 2020

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Deep modernization of the entire fleet of the Tu-142 long-range anti-submarine aircraft of the Russian Navy Naval Aviation will be held within the next 4-5 years, said a source in the aircraft industry.

At present, the fleet of Tu-142s has more than 20 units.

“Modernization will touch avionics of the Tu-142. Characteristics of the antisubmarine complex, flight control and navigation equipment and on-board weapons control systems will undergo serious changes,” – a spokesperson said.


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