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Tupolev

Andrei Nikolaievich . 1888--1972, Soviet aircraft designer, who designed the first supersonic passenger aircraft, the TU-144 (tested 1969). He also designed supersonic bombers and the TU-104, one of the first passenger jet aircraft (1955)
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Tupolev. He was born on November 10, 1888 in the Russian Empire (village of Pustomazovo, Tver province) in the family of a Russian provincial notary Nikolay Ivanovich Tupolev, who came from Siberian Cossacks and studied law at St.
The Secretary of Association of Iranian Airlines Maghsoud Asadi Samani has submitted the request to the parliament and demanded payment to four Iranian companies which have faced losses due to discharge of 23 Tupolev planes, Trend reports citing ISNA.
According to the Russian Ministry of Defence, two Tupolev TU-142 carried out a "planned flight" of more than 12 hours.
INTERCEPTED A Russian Tupolev bomber is tracked by the RAF in January
Russian defence ministry has reported recovery teams retrieved one of the flight recorders from Tupolev Airlines flight Tu-154B that crashed in the Black Sea on 25 December, the company said.
The North Korean state-owned airline uses a small number of mainly Russian-built Tupolev aircraft on international flights but older, Soviet-era aircraft are used within the country.
Japan also put its air force on alert Saturday when two Russian Tupolev Tu-142 reconnaissance planes flew near the archipelago.
Last month, a Tupolev 134 plane crashed on a highway in bad weather in the northern region of Karelia, killing 47 people.
In December, Nakhjavani said Iran had completed its investigation of that crash and sent its report to the Tupolev company and the Russian civil aviation organization for comment.
Nakhjavani earlier criticized the Russian Tupolev manufacturer for refusing to respond to the Iranian Civil Aviation Organization's request in connection with recent Tu-154 accidents.
But the Tupolev midrange jets, which originally entered service in the 1970s, remain the mainstay of smaller airlines across Russia and the former Soviet Union.