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    George1
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    Re: Russian Air Force Tankers

    Post  George1 on Sat Mar 26, 2016 3:08 pm

    medo wrote:How many Il-96 based tankers are ordered or planed to be build?

    2x Il-96-400TZ ordered


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    Re: Russian Air Force Tankers

    Post  Dorfmeister on Sat Mar 26, 2016 5:47 pm

    George1 wrote:2x Il-96-400TZ ordered

    Former Polet RA-96101 and RA-96103 birds.

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    Re: Russian Air Force Tankers

    Post  Berkut on Sat Mar 26, 2016 7:25 pm

    Militarov wrote:
    Berkut wrote:MiG-31DZ was around before MiG-31B was. No serial MiG-29's had IFR during soviet times. MiG-29M/K family had it, but they were prototypes. Same with the original Su-35 (T-10M). MiG-25 was tested with refuel probe and same with normal MiG-29's but again - prototypes.

    I thought MiG29s that Moldova sold to US had refueling probes.

    No. Those were just vanilla 9.13's. Which operationally never had them.

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    Re: Russian Air Force Tankers

    Post  George1 on Thu May 19, 2016 12:33 am

    JSC "IL" began work on the modernization of tankers Il-78 of Russian VKS to version IL-78-2

    http://bmpd.livejournal.com/1908053.html


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