The Tupolev Tu-144 (Roushie: Tyполев Ту-144; NATO reportin name: Charger) is a reteert jet airliner an commercial supersonic transport aircraft (SST).

Tu-144
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Tu-144 prototype in flicht on 1 Februar 1969
Role Supersonic airliner
Naitional oreegin Soviet Union
Manufacturer Voronezh Aircraft Production Association
Design group Tupolev OKB
First flicht 31 December 1968[1]
Introduction 1 November 1977[1]
Status Retired (1999)
Primar uisers Aeroflot
Meenistry o Aviation Industry
NASA
Produced 1963–1983
Nummer biggit 16

ReferencesEedit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Gordon and Rigmant 2005

SoorcesEedit

  • Gordon, Yefim and Vladimir Rigmant. Tupolev Tu-144. Hinckley, Leicestershire, UK: Midland, 2005. ISBN 978-1-85780-216-0.