. 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.
GIANT OF THE SKIES Tupolev
95 Bear is used for reconnaissance
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.