For the fifth-generation fighter, the su-57 create new types of weapons, said the head of “United aircraft Corporation” Yuri Slyusar. The head of UAC said that now there are tests of combat aircraft with a new engine, writes RIA Novosti news Agency.
regarding the recent crash of a fighter in the Khabarovsk region, such incidents can never be excluded, says Slyusar. Still, the su-57 – new, sophisticated aircraft, which undergo rigorous testing and must perform thousands of operations.
In any case, the main thing – the pilot survived, and the information obtained during the investigation of the fall, will be used to improve combat aircraft.
in Addition, the head of UAC said that under the new contract, the troops begin to enter the modernized fighter-bombers su-34M. New vehicles will be to surpass its predecessors in two times. Slusar expressed the hope that the su-34 will long remain relevant and modern aircraft, and regularly updated.
In conclusion, Yuri Slyusar said that the latest export version of the MiG-35 will get another cabin. UAC is already negotiating with foreign companies.