This aircraft paper model is a Tupolev Tu-95 (NATO reporting name: "Bear"), a large, four-engine turboprop-powered strategic bomber and missile platform, the paper model is created by Gary Pilsworth, and the scale of the papercraft is in 1:72.
First flown in 1952, the Tu-95 entered service with the Soviet Union in 1956 and is expected to serve the Russian Air Force until at least 2040. A development of the bomber for maritime patrol is designated Tu-142, while a passenger airliner derivative was called Tu-114.
The aircraft has four Kuznetsov NK-12 engines, each driving contra-rotating propellers. It is the only propeller-powered strategic bomber still in operational use today. The tips of the propeller-blades move faster than the speed of sound, making it one of the noisiest military aircraft. For further information please click here.
You can download the paper model template here: Tupolev Tu-95 Bear Strategic Bomber Free Aircraft Paper Model Download [Box] [Gavitex]