Tu-214 and IL-76 may be converted to modern electronic warfare aircraft


Tu-214 aircraft and IL-76 military transport are the most likely candidates for modification of the new Russian aircraft-jammer. this was reported by the adviser to the deputy head of the concern “Radio-electronic technology” (KRET) Vladimir Mikheev.

According to him, in the relevant scientific research experts examined all the options for placement of the complex electronic warfare – the Tu-204 and Tu-214 to Be-200, as well as the entire line of ILs.

“To date, there are two most likely candidates – Tu-214 and Il-76”, he said at the forum “Army-2015” held in Moscow.


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