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Afro-European
04-28-2008, 10:55 AM
Feel free to post pics of Russian airbases if you have any.


http://bp0.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R_bujVVX_bI/AAAAAAAAA5U/dWp3ull4PhA/s400/20080404POLTAVAdotjpg
Tu-160 "Blackjack",Tu-22M3 "Backfire",Tu-134UBL,Tu-22 "Blinder",
Tu-95MS "The Bear" at Poltava airbase(Ukraine)

http://bp0.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA0yxFD8PI/AAAAAAAAAEI/kFgBNNCi3VI/s400/Alekseyevkadotjpg
Alekeseyeva Airbase(Russia)
Location: 4914'09.85"N 14011'31.40"E

http://bp0.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA1JxFD8QI/AAAAAAAAAEQ/Kkz9269S7RE/s400/Alekseyevka+BACKFIREsdotjpg
Tu-22M3 "Backfire" parking area at Alekeseya Airbase(Russia)

http://bp3.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2yvTEEVybI/AAAAAAAAAnQ/RA8khq0S-1g/s400/EngelsUdotjpg
Engels airbases,the largest strategic bombers airbase(Russia)
Location:5128'47.26"N 4612'49.45"E


http://bp0.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2yvfUEVycI/AAAAAAAAAnY/5LDyxbxTGS0/s400/EngelsU+ramp+1dotjpg
Parking ramp,Engels airbase(Russia)

http://bp1.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2yvfkEVydI/AAAAAAAAAng/F4HIma47D7A/s400/EngelsU+ramp+2dotjpg
The north end of the parking ramp,Engels airbase(Russia)

http://bp2.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2yvf0EVyeI/AAAAAAAAAno/WDS6GZMqf8s/s400/EngelsU+ramp+3dotjpg
The eastern parking are,Engels airbase(Russia)

http://bp0.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2ywHUEVyfI/AAAAAAAAAnw/hOSafVjBUc8/s400/IrkutskUdotjpg
Belaya airbase in Irkurtsk(Russia)
Location: 5254'53.26"N 10334'31.77"E


http://bp1.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2ywHkEVygI/AAAAAAAAAn4/EH24WYxuihE/s400/IrkutskU+ramp+1dotjpg
Tu-22M3 parking area,Belaya airbase(Russia)

http://bp2.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2ywH0EVyhI/AAAAAAAAAoA/gz37vVdnHrQ/s400/IrkutskU+ramp+2dotjpg
2 Tu-22M3s in a maintenance area,Belaya airbase(Russia)

http://bp3.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2ywsEEVyiI/AAAAAAAAAoI/P8b6CO7DTVI/s400/Ivanovodotjpg
Ivanovo airbase,the Russian largest transport operation airfield
(Russia)Location: 5703'28.62"N 4058'51.91"E

http://bp3.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2ywsEEVyjI/AAAAAAAAAoQ/NffuEXewv2c/s400/Ivanovo+ramp+1dotjpg
Northern parking ramp,Ivanovo airbase(Russia)

http://bp3.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2ywuEEVykI/AAAAAAAAAoY/VGTchD0SQt0/s400/Ivanovo+ramp+2dotjpg
Southern parking ramp,Ivanovo airbase(Russia)

More to come.Stay tuned.

CMNot
04-28-2008, 11:28 AM
Cool idea, seen all the US and UK ones. Didn't even know where to start with Russia.

RallyPointCebu
04-28-2008, 12:02 PM
http://bp2.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2yvf0EVyeI/AAAAAAAAAno/WDS6GZMqf8s/s400/EngelsU+ramp+3dotjpg

Wow. nice.

SOG
04-28-2008, 01:50 PM
Very cool shots. Like the first one the best.

_GDS_
04-28-2008, 02:04 PM
as seen in the first picture, ukraine is not a part of russia :)

holyfetzer
04-28-2008, 04:12 PM
as seen in the first picture, ukraine is not a part of russia :)

It also looks more like some kind of museum than planes that are still in service...

stuntman
04-28-2008, 04:44 PM
Thats all I need to start the invasion.... Thx for the pixs. awesome..

Afro-European
04-28-2008, 06:02 PM
It also looks more like some kind of museum than planes that are still in service...

Yes it's a museum(as a cold war relic).Ukrainian air forces doen't operate medium range bombers or long range bombers.

Afro-European
04-28-2008, 06:03 PM
Thats all I need to start the invasion.... Thx for the pixs. awesome..

Start preparing your air strike plan.:):):)

Afro-European
04-28-2008, 06:17 PM
http://bp0.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2yyrUEVynI/AAAAAAAAAow/keECMZ6lq58/s400/KanskUdotjpg
Kansk airbase(Siberia)Location: 5607'30.08"N 9539'56.31"E

http://bp1.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2yyrkEVyoI/AAAAAAAAAo4/UyzQbpX0-YY/s400/KanskU+ramp+1dotjpg
Northeast parking area(Kansk airbase)

http://bp1.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2yyrkEVypI/AAAAAAAAApA/OA6-hIxy6Ec/s400/KanskU+ramp+2dotjpg
Southwest parking area(Kansk airbase)

http://bp2.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2yyr0EVyqI/AAAAAAAAApI/IrVnJe4-Zy4/s400/KanskU+ramp+3dotjpg
Five MiG-31s in a maintenance area(kansk airbase)

http://bp2.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2yzK0EVyrI/AAAAAAAAApQ/13aP0UlxRmE/s400/KhotilovoUdotjpg
Khotilovo airbase.Location: 5739'19.05"N 3405'56.13"E

http://bp3.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2yzLEEVysI/AAAAAAAAApY/za7qVlLYWH8/s400/KhotilovoU+ramp+1dotjpg
North parking area(Khotilovo airbase)

http://bp0.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2yzLUEVytI/AAAAAAAAApg/qmT-gGq3zVk/s400/KhotilovoU+ramp+2dotjpg
Central parking are(Khotilovo airbase)

http://bp2.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2yz70EVyuI/AAAAAAAAApo/UFG1ZHWgd6s/s400/KotlasUdotjpg
Kotlas airbase,home to Mig-31 interceptor regiment
Location: 6059'42.35"N 4652'04.65"

http://bp3.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2yz8EEVyvI/AAAAAAAAApw/xww_sQ-9_YA/s400/KotlasU+ramp+1dotjpg
Northern parking area(Kotlas airbase)

http://bp0.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2yz8UEVywI/AAAAAAAAAp4/ImSjy9RK4bc/s400/KotlasU+ramp+2dotjpg
Central parking area(Kotlas airbase)

http://bp1.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2yz8kEVyxI/AAAAAAAAAqA/L3JTkZQbEf0/s400/KotlasU+ramp+3dotjpg
Southern parking area(Kotlas airbase)

http://bp2.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2yz80EVyyI/AAAAAAAAAqI/eOGzhlS5vTs/s400/KotlasU+ramp+4dotjpg
Two Mig-31 on a alert parking ramp(Kotlas airbase)

http://bp2.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2y0B0EVyzI/AAAAAAAAAqQ/GmUigmMB4Nc/s400/KotlasU+ramp+5dotjpg
Mig-31 in a maintainance area(Kotlas airbase)

progody
04-28-2008, 07:40 PM
really nice pics..especially 'Ivanovo' looking so cool

Clay125
04-28-2008, 08:44 PM
why cant one of those pics be of my back yard!

beNder
04-28-2008, 08:58 PM
Very nice and thanks for the find.

Afro-European
04-29-2008, 10:09 AM
http://bp3.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpBAAhFD9GI/AAAAAAAAALA/sy5EQTVRPnw/s400/Olenegorskdotjpg
Olenegorsk airbase,home to Tu-22MS "Backfire" and important
air defense sites: S-300PM-1 site 7 kilometers NW, S-300PM-1
site 99 kilometers N,S-300PM-1 site 119 kilometers N
Location: 6809'06.94"N 3327'55.42"E

http://bp3.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpBAFhFD9HI/AAAAAAAAALI/Ph0bnQpKrCs/s400/Olenegorsk+ramp+1dotjpg
Northern parking area

http://bp3.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpBALhFD9II/AAAAAAAAALQ/X-COnFwTILk/s400/Olenegorsk+ramp+2dotjpg
Southern parking area

http://bp0.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2y0zUEVy0I/AAAAAAAAAqY/qc-GbDAQsk4/s400/PetroUdotjpg
Petropavlovsk-Yelizovo airbase.Home to THE 865th Interceptor
aviattion regiment(Mig-31)
Location: 5310'10.91"N 15827'13.98"E

http://bp1.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2y0zkEVy1I/AAAAAAAAAqg/8-uvlmdaXJE/s400/PetroU+ramp+1dotjpg
Northern parking area

http://bp2.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2y0z0EVy2I/AAAAAAAAAqo/4yYGf0QWOfM/s400/PetroU+ramp+2dotjpg
Southern parking area

http://bp3.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2y00EEVy3I/AAAAAAAAAqw/W-DrAK63KQ0/s400/PetroU+ramp+3dotjpg
Mig-31 in a maintanance area

http://bp0.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA_IxFD8-I/AAAAAAAAAKA/DY_9MczRHLM/s400/Ryazandotjpg
Ryazan is home to the Tu-95MS training unit,some Il-78 tankers,
Tu-22MS "Backfire and an air Defense: S-300PM-1 site 130
kilometers N. Location: 5438'44.53"N 3934'18.49"E


http://bp0.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA_TxFD8_I/AAAAAAAAAKI/0ksefva1ZLQ/s400/Ryazan+ramp+1dotjpg
Southwestern parking area

http://bp0.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA_YxFD9AI/AAAAAAAAAKQ/OQl0XgpQ6KA/s400/Ryazan+ramp+2dotjpg
Central parking area

http://bp0.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA_hxFD9BI/AAAAAAAAAKY/v54EaGn0f74/s400/Ryazan+ramp+3dotjpg
Northeastern parking area

phoebus
04-29-2008, 10:28 AM
Olenegorsk airbase,home to Tu-22MS "Backfire"

As far as I know, there's no such designation for the Backfire. You got confused with the Bear designation, the Backfire has/had M1, M2, M3 (or even M4 and MR) variants

3rdMillhouse
04-29-2008, 02:59 PM
Hi, could please post the latitude x longitude coordinates for the bases?

TR1
04-29-2008, 03:01 PM
regarding Tu-22 designation, yeah, only Tu-22M3 is in service.

Afro-European
04-30-2008, 07:40 AM
Hi, could please post the latitude x longitude coordinates for the bases?

Check above,I just added them.

Afro-European
04-30-2008, 07:59 AM
http://bp0.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA-vxFD86I/AAAAAAAAAJg/nELzuo84h40/s400/Sandagoudotjpg
Sangadou airbase.Home to the Mig-31 interceptor regiment.
Location: 4405'04.91"N 13352'05.85"E

http://bp3.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA-2hFD87I/AAAAAAAAAJo/mT5Mhn8bMLU/s400/Sandagou+ramp+1dotjpg
Northwest parking area

http://bp3.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA-8hFD88I/AAAAAAAAAJw/9tSkde0WgR8/s400/Sandagou+ramp+2dotjpg
Northeast parking area

http://bp2.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA_CRFD89I/AAAAAAAAAJ4/z7BJQSzGdcU/s400/Sandagou+ramp+3dotjpg
Two MiG-31s in a maintenance area

http://bp0.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2y1TUEVy4I/AAAAAAAAAq4/71CfMktYXCE/s400/ShaykovkaUdotjpg
Shaykovka airbase is a large airfield listed as a nuclear site in
study.It's home to the training unit for the MiG-31 fleet
Location: 5526'30.13"N 4218'42.75"E and Tu-22M3
Location: 5413'32.20"N 3422'10.00"E

http://bp1.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2y1TkEVy5I/AAAAAAAAArA/uycGjVZLajI/s400/ShaykovkaU+ramp+1dotjpg
southwestern parking area

http://bp2.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2y1T0EVy6I/AAAAAAAAArI/6cRYiSkpOlg/s400/ShaykovkaU+ramp+2dotjpg
Southeastern parking area and a maintenance area

http://bp1.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA7vBFD84I/AAAAAAAAAJQ/cGsadgFbSE0/s400/Soltsydotjpg
Soltsy airbase is a possible nuclear weapons facility.It's home to
the 326th Heavy Bomber Division(flying Tu-22M3).
Location: 5808'21.85"N 3019'46.96"E

http://bp3.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA71hFD85I/AAAAAAAAAJY/lAzjqK_L6EA/s400/Soltsy+rampdotjpg
Parking area.

Ceriy
04-30-2008, 05:31 PM
Feel free to post pics of Russian airbases if you have any.


http://bp0.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R_bujVVX_bI/AAAAAAAAA5U/dWp3ull4PhA/s400/20080404POLTAVAdotjpg
Tu-160 "Blackjack",Tu-22M3 "Backfire",Tu-134UBL,Tu-22 "Blinder",
Tu-95MS "The Bear" at Poltava airbase(Ukraine)

This is an Aviation Museum in Poltava.

Afro-European
04-30-2008, 06:02 PM
This is an Aviation Museum in Poltava.

Yeah.I already stated it in my third post.

Afro-European
05-02-2008, 06:46 AM
http://bp3.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA7WhFD80I/AAAAAAAAAIw/X499lWbmcUk/s400/Ukrainkadotjpg
Ukrainka airbase is one of Russia's largest strategic air force
bases in the far east.It is a major nuclear bomber base, with large
tarmacs and nearly 40 revetments.Location: 5109'56.97"N 12826'
52.51"E.It's home to the 326th Heavy Bomber Aviation Regiment
(flying Tu-95 and two Tu-22M regiments)

http://bp1.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA7dBFD81I/AAAAAAAAAI4/qCGmyTDwBAI/s400/Ukrainka+rampdotjpg
The following image depicts the visible parking area


http://bp3.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA7DhFD8xI/AAAAAAAAAIY/gB9CtsQy5Pw/s400/Ussuriyskdotjpg
Ussuriysk airbase is home to a Tu-22M3 regiment.
Defenses: S-300PM site 60 kilometers South.
Location: 4354'25.82"N 13155'29.31"E
Visible ORBAT: 27 Tu-22M3

http://bp1.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA7KBFD8yI/AAAAAAAAAIg/PCNk165fK6w/s400/Ussuriysk+ramp+1dotjpg
The following image depicts the northern parking area


http://bp2.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA7QRFD8zI/AAAAAAAAAIo/5IgSlcflOSs/s400/Ussuriysk+ramp+2dotjpg
The following image depicts the southern parking area

Afro-European
05-03-2008, 04:15 PM
STAGING FACILITIES

These locations are arctic air bases used to forward-deploy strategic aviation assets.


http://bp3.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA68hFD8wI/AAAAAAAAAIQ/UJ7GKXca-Cg/s400/Anadyrdotjpg
Anadyr airbase is ArticControlGroupheavybomberbase.
It is home to some Tu-95 "the Bear" in Siberia.
Location: 6444'08.67"N 17744'34.02"E

http://bp1.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA6tBFD8uI/AAAAAAAAAIA/Ets6sTcMYKI/s400/Lakhtadotjpg
Lakhta airbase is primarily used to support Tu-22M3 deployments
in Leningrad Military District,patrolling over the Barents Sea.
Location: 6422'52.77"N 4043'19.86"E
Visible ORBAT: 2 Tu-22M3

http://bp2.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA6zRFD8vI/AAAAAAAAAII/8j7k6wsUOq4/s400/Lakhta+rampdotjpg
The following image depicts the active parking ramp

http://bp1.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA6nBFD8tI/AAAAAAAAAH4/vrAIhtaWZUI/s400/Tiksidotjpg
Tiksi airbase is located 1 km (0.6 mi) northeast of Tiksi was
built in the 50's as a staging base for Soviet bombers to reach
the US.Two airfields known as Tiksi North and Tiksi West no longer
appearno longer to exist, according to the latest satellite imagery.
Location: 7141'51.07"N 12854'12.69"E

Afro-European
05-05-2008, 06:45 PM
Support facilities:these facilities provide a support role to the strategic aviation element.

http://bp2.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA51RFD8rI/AAAAAAAAAHo/QgTynB0_nM4/s400/Kazandotjpg
Kazan airbase is the location of the assembly halls which built
the Tu-160, Tu-95, and Tu-22M3.Tu-160 airframes are still being
completed here, and refurbishment work on Tu-95, Tu-160,and
Tu-22M3 airframes is also conducted here.
Location: 5552'00.46"N 4907'50.89"E
Visible ORBAT: 1 Tu-160, 6 Tu-22M3

http://bp0.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA56xFD8sI/AAAAAAAAAHw/ZYT1bMVxi5o/s400/Kazan+rampdotjpg
The following image depicts the parking area

http://bp0.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA5XxFD8nI/AAAAAAAAAHI/3eIR3SEVGzk/s400/Nizhnydotjpg
Nizhny Novgorod airbase the former location of the MiG-31
assembly line.MiG-31s are stored here as they await upgrade and
/or refurbishment and a return to active service.
Location: 5619'09.49"N 4347'55.64"E
Visible ORBAT: 15 MiG-31

http://bp3.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA5ghFD8oI/AAAAAAAAAHQ/gPZq579s3NE/s400/Nizhny+ramp+1dotjpg
The following image depicts the western parking area.

http://bp2.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA5nRFD8pI/AAAAAAAAAHY/v6CJRTvQaMI/s400/Nizhny+ramp+2dotjpg
The following image depicts the central parking area

http://bp2.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA5tRFD8qI/AAAAAAAAAHg/75Acqfl4k2Y/s400/Nizhny+ramp+3dotjpg
The following image depicts the eastern parking area

http://bp1.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2y14kEVy7I/AAAAAAAAArQ/L2B6HIQRnhU/s400/RzhevUdotjpg
Rzhev airbase is a depot-level maintenance facility for the
MiG-31 fleet.Many MiG-31s are stored here after being
removed from service.
-Location: 5615'34.72"N 3424'31.07"E
-Visible ORBAT: 77 MiG-31

http://bp2.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2y140EVy8I/AAAAAAAAArY/W1Ortddr2OY/s400/RzhevU+ramp+1dotjpg
The following image depicts the western parking area

http://bp3.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2y15EEVy9I/AAAAAAAAArg/bH9pYoBuE28/s400/RzhevU+ramp+2dotjpg
The following image depicts the eastern parking area

http://bp3.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2y15EEVy-I/AAAAAAAAAro/AnP2XOGII7M/s400/RzhevU+ramp+3dotjpg
The following image depicts a MiG-31 taxiing out to the main
runaway.

Afro-European
05-06-2008, 10:22 AM
http://bp2.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA7jRFD82I/AAAAAAAAAJA/cJhjU5bTvAU/s400/Starayadotjpg
Staraya airbse is a depot-level maintenance facility which
serves various aircraft types, including the A-50.
Location: 5757'40.06"N 3123'02.97"E
Visible ORBAT: 2 A-50

http://bp3.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA7ohFD83I/AAAAAAAAAJI/GLyTWe_8yG4/s400/Staraya+rampdotjpg
The following image depicts the parking area

http://bp2.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2y2O0EVy_I/AAAAAAAAArw/va6TaGyOotk/s400/ZhukovUdotjpg
Zhukovskiy airbase is the home of the primary flight test
center for the Russian air forces.Each OKB maintains a flight
test facility at Zhukovskiy for initial flight trials of prototype
aircraft.
Location: 5533'11.07"N 3808'57.53"E
Visible ORBAT: 1 Tu-95, 3 Tu-160; 1 Tu-95 and 1 Tu-160 are
present on the airfield.

http://bp3.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2y2PEEVzAI/AAAAAAAAAr4/a6A-fwbk20g/s400/ZhukovU+rampdotjpg
The following image depicts the Tupolev OKB area at Zhukovskiy

Afro-European
05-06-2008, 06:44 PM
The Tu-22M3 has a combat radius of 2,200 kilometers

http://bp2.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA5ORFD8mI/AAAAAAAAAHA/84gx74YmKDc/s400/BACKFIRE+westdotjpg
The following image depicts the coverage area of the Tu-22M3
in western Russia:

http://bp1.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA5JBFD8lI/AAAAAAAAAG4/cujQ4MB3hh8/s400/BACKFIRE+eastdotjpg
The following image depicts the coverage area of the Tu-22M3
in eastern Russia


The Tu-95MS has a maximum unrefueled range of 10,500
kilometers with six Kh-55SM ALCMs.Combat radius is notionally
calculated at 5,000 kilometers.

http://bp3.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA5AhFD8kI/AAAAAAAAAGw/WvnJ0xqdqdw/s400/BEAR+ringsdotjpg
The following image depicts North America.Given that the Tu-95MS
is a strategic weapons platform,two range depictions are given.
Orange lines depict the radius of the Tu-95MS from the three
primary BEAR-H airfields, showing the closest points of approach
to North America.Red lines depict the inland reach of the 3,000
kilometers range Kh-55SM ALCM.


The Tu-160 has a maximum unrefueled range of 12,300
kilometers with twelve Kh-55SM ALCMs.Combat radius is
notionally calculated at 6,000 kilometers.
http://bp1.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/RpA46BFD8jI/AAAAAAAAAGo/-FNEDAhHSzE/s400/BLACKJACK+ringsdotjpg
The following image depicts North America. Given that the Tu-160
is a strategic weapons platform,two range depictions are given.
Orange line depicts the radius of the Tu-160 from Engels AB,
showing the closest points of approach to North America.The red
depicts the inland reach of the 3,000 kilometer range Kh-55SM
ALCM.


The MiG-31 has a combat radius with no external fuel of 1250
kilometers at Mach 0.8, or 720 kilometers at Mach 2.35.
http://bp2.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2yyI0EVymI/AAAAAAAAAoo/3eKhDJr1a_4/s400/FOXHOUNDU+westdotjpg
The following image depicts the coverage area of MiG-31
interceptors in western and central Russia,based on the subsonic
1250 kilometer combat radius.

http://bp0.blogger.com/_0HCJq6B1wZA/R2yyIUEVylI/AAAAAAAAAog/9MSlhcFTYxI/s400/FOXHOUNDU+eastdotjpg
The following image depicts the coverage area of MiG-31
interceptors in eastern Russia, based on the subsonic 1250
kilometers combat radius.