Su-57Фото: the Syrytsa Michael / Kommersant
Began mass production of the fifth generation fighter, the su-57, reports RIA Novosti.
“A multifunctional aviation complex of the fifth generation, has a high intelligence avionics, low visibility, large lines of interception of air and destroying ground targets. In 2019 put into production, signed a long-term contract with the defense Ministry on the delivery of over 70 aircraft,” — said in the 80-anniversary of the “Dry” brochure.
In the office of the Vice-Prime Minister Yuri Borisov confirmed TASS that at the present time, the company started to perform its contractual obligations. “The first aircraft will be delivered to the customer until the end of 2019”, — said the representative of the official.
In July, Borisov said that the power units series su-57, currently receiving engines of the first stage, later will be replaced by the engines of the second stage.
In may, the source told “Interfax” that the first production su-57 Russian military will have until Nov. In the same month, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced the purchase of the aerospace defence forces of Russia 76 su-57 in the period up to 2028.
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