Russian Five unit will be equipped with a range of 200 km of new long-range air to air missiles
Data Figure: Russian T-50 type fifth-generation fighter on the Tenth Moscow air show
According to the Russian Interfax reported on August 18 Russian “tactical missile,” general manager and chief architect 鲍里斯奥布诺 Denisov has announced that the company has developed a fifth generation fighter aircraft to equip the new long-range missiles.
O’Brien Nuosuo Fu introduced, said the new air to air missiles to intercept distance of 200 kilometers, “Whether the Europeans or Americans, do not have performance similar weapons.” It is predicted that “tactical missile,” the company will produce this year in the first test of the missile, from next year will begin mass production.
about the size of the new missile has been held in the Moscow International Air Show has been part of the public. But so far, the Russian fifth generation fighter T-50 weapons and equipment specific information is still being kept secret. Some experts speculate that the aircraft is equipped with a 30-mm cannon, can be mounted short-range, medium-and long-range missiles. In addition, T-50 can carry KAB-500 series navigation system shells. General will, the relevant units of the Russian T-50 weapon systems developed up to 14 models.
O’Brien Nuosuo Fu also stressed that the T-50 weapon system development programs and projects at the same time five generations of machines, and has also been divided into two phases, of which the first phase will last 2014, the second phase will last until 2015, each phase will include the improvement of weapons systems work. Air missiles in the new program, missile development staff will gradually increase the range and improve accuracy and improve the fight against all other technical parameters.
present, the Russian fifth generation fighter aircraft’s main research units – Sukhoi and tactical missile company representatives will hold regular joint meetings to develop correct direction. In accordance with the requirements of the Russian side, the relevant T-50 weapon should be put into pre-production to complete the development.
Russian T-50 fifth generation fighter aircraft manufactured jointly by the Russian company Sukhoi Company subsidiary company responsible for the development, production work will be the future in the Far East by the Komsomolsk-Amur Aviation Production Association River Company (The company is organizing the T-50 test unit) is responsible.
Russian fifth generation fighter T-50 on January 29, 2010 flight, mass production is expected to start in 2015. According to the plan, the aircraft will be in 2013, small-scale production for weapons-related tests. (Compass)
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