Aviation Photo #1008759 Tupolev Tu-22M-3 - Russia - Air Force

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Photo Added: February 28, 2006

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Anonymous
13 years ago
Such a "cold War" pic... It's my new desktop. Congratulations for a unique pic ! Can't believe it's taken in 2006 !
Anonymous
13 years ago
Excellent photo of a rare (rare in the U.S., anyway) plane.
Anonymous
13 years ago
WOW, much nicer pic then the other one that I saw on the top 300 list. Much!
Anonymous
13 years ago
Yes Russian is still ALIVE AND POWERFULL!!!
Anonymous
13 years ago
AMAZING PHOTO
Anonymous
13 years ago
Beautifull Tupolev design!
Anonymous
13 years ago
Excellent photo of a classic. However I must ask, why is Russia still using the Soviet red star?
Anonymous
13 years ago
To visitor from United States: red star isn't a symbol, it is spirit!
Anonymous
13 years ago
Good photo
Anonymous
13 years ago
The ultra sonic bear.
Anonymous
13 years ago
Rare picture of a beautiful aircraft.
-Leo P.
Anonymous
13 years ago
Beautiful picture and aircraft
Anonymous
12 years ago
Stunning and glory bird from Russia
Anonymous
12 years ago
I really enjoy this photograph for a number of reasons. I think this is a beautiful aircraft. My hat is off to the Russians, they build some spectacular airplaines. In addition, rarely have I seen a shot of it this close and a this particular angle. Aside from the aircraft, I find the background and scenery to be to be a good picture in itself. I think the these two components of the photograph alone would make two good pictures but, when you add them together, they make a GREAT picture. This shot exemplies what good photography is all about.
Anonymous
12 years ago
Geee... amazing. i always thought that russia made the best looking aircraft. the scenery in this picture along with the majestic apperance of the aircraft make this picture superb.
my salutes to the potographer for teh shot and russians for creating such a plane...
Anonymous
11 years ago
Ok why od the raf,usaf.and the french use the symbles still used
Anonymous
11 years ago
Freaking huge missiles!
Anonymous
11 years ago
Wonderful photo. Where exactly is the runway?
Anonymous
9 years ago
Amazing shot. The ambiance of snow and cold is perfect for this scary, sexy beast. Nice job!

> Freaking huge missiles!

Those are not missiles, they are external fuel tanks. The TU22 is a strategic bomber, so the big, naughty tactical nukes are inside on the belly.
Anonymous
8 years ago
To man from Finland, There isn't fuel tank, actually it's Kh-22 anti-ship missile.
Anonymous
8 years ago
Monstrous,Dangerous,Stunningly Beautiful...

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