Three military personnel killed after Russian nuclear-capable bomber malfunction -RIA

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Three Russian military personnel were killed on Tuesday when a nuclear-capable Tupolev Tu-22M3 strategic bomber suffered a malfunction with its ejector seats at an airfield near Kaluga, the RIA news agency cited the defence ministry as saying.

RIA said an air force commission had been sent to the airfield, south west of Moscow, to establish the cause of the accident.

(Reporting by Maxim Rodionov; Writing by Alexander Marrow; Editing by Alex Richardson)