|Lift type||Fixed wing|
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Supersonic surveillance and bomber aircraft.
|Variant||Launch/First flight||Production end|
|Tupolev Tu-160||1981 / 1984||Baseline variant, large, heavy Mach 2+ supersonic military aircraft, also known as Tu-160S.|
|Tupolev Tu-160M||2012 / 2014||Modified variant, part of two-stage upgrade program, with modernised avionics and testbed for more powerful engine.|
|Tupolev Tu-160M2||2015 /||Upgraded version, with more powerful and efficient engines, and digital glass cockpit.|
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