KRET: Tu-160m2 can get “glass cockpit”


The new modification of the strategic bomber-rocket carrier Tu-160 can be equipped with so-called “glass cockpit”, in which all the instrument panels are made on rich, interactive indicators, adviser to the first deputy general director of Russia’s largest holding company in the electronic industry “Concern Radio-electronic technology” (KRET, part of Rostec) Vladimir Mikheev told RIA Novosti.
Earlier in August, Commander of Air Space Forces Colonel-General Viktor Bondarev said that Military Space Forces should get modernized strategic bomber Tu-160m2 in 2021. He also said that the main stages of the development work on the creation of modern strategic bomber PAK DA would be carried out after 2021.

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