Distant aircraft crews on Friday starts of 4 cruise missiles with strategic bombers Tu-160 and Tu-95, told reporters on Friday, the press service of the management and disk imaging Defense Ministry.
"The crews of strategic bombers, flying from the airfield Engels carried out a number of tasks along the route: worked bezorientirnoy flight over the terrain and had 4 starts cruise missiles the landfill Pemba (Komi Republic), "- said the representative of the Defense Ministry.
He added that he had been involved Tu-160, Tu-95 Air Base Engels (Saratov region).
Distant aircraft crews were in the air for about 15 hours.
"All the issued air attack with the Tu-160 and Tu-95 have gained purpose," — said the representative of the Defense Ministry.
He added that crews Distant aircraft made practical launches cruise missiles air-launched as part of a planned military training with the air force unit commanders distant aircraft.