“Two Tu-160 strategic missile carriers completed a planned flight in airspace over the neutral waters of the Barents Sea, the Norwegian Sea and the Atlantic Ocean,” the RIA Novosti quoted the Ministry of Defense as saying.

It is noted that the flight lasted more than 15 hours.

It is also reported that during the flight the crews worked out refueling in the air.

Earlier, Russian anti-submarine aircraft Tu-142 of the Northern Fleet carried out a planned flight over the Arctic and Atlantic oceans