‘Russian Knights’ Will Get Four Highly Maneuverable Fighter Jets Sukhoi-35S

MOSCOW, (BM) – The aerobatic team Russian Knights will get four highly maneuverable fighter jets Sukhoi-35S at the beginning of this month, learned BulgarianMilitary.com, according the Sukhoi company statement.

Read more: Russia`s Su-35 Fighter Jet is a Deadly Aerial Fist and Stealth Killer, US Said

“The Russian Knights will soon get four new Sukhoi-35S planes built in Komsomolsk-on-Amur. All are serially manufactured planes. The handover ceremony will take place at the beginning of November,” the company said.

“So far the Russian Knights have flown Sukhoi-27 and Sukhoi-30 jets. Time is ripe for our Sukhoi-35,” the company quoted the chief of the manufacturer’s test flight unit Mikhail Chipizubov as saying.

Read more: Why India Might Buy Russian Su-35 for $12 Billion?

Russian Knights is the world’s sole aerobatic team flying heavy fighter-jets Sukhoi-27 and Sukhoi-30SM. It was founded on April 5, 1991 on the basis of the first air squadron of the air technologies demonstration center Kubinka.

Sukhoi-35S fighter

The Sukhoi-35S jet (NATO’s reporting name Flanker-E+) is a fundamentally upgraded highly maneuverable generation 4++ fighter boasting fifth generation technologies, such as a dramatically new avionics system, new passive phased array radar, and engines with plasma-assisted ignition and thrust vectoring.

Read more: Dogfight! Russia’s Su-35 and Su-57 vs. F-35 Stealth Fighter Jet

Follow us everywhere and at any time. BulgarianMilitary.com has responsive design and you can open the page from any computer, mobile devices or web browsers. For more up-to-date news from us, follow our YouTube, Reddit, LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook pages. Do not miss the chance to subscribe to our newsletter. Subscribe and read our stories in News360App in AppStore or GooglePlay or in FeedlyApp in AppStore or GooglePlay

>>Be a reporter: Write and send your article.<<

Editorial team
Source: TASS