A Russian Su-57 fighter jet fired a rocket from a vertical position (video)
MOSCOW, (BM) – The fifth-generation Russian fighter was able to launch missiles not only from a horizontal position, but also from a vertical one, which allows this aircraft to effectively emerge victorious from any air battle, learned BulgarianMilitary.com according shared video by the Russian MoD.
The video frames presented by the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation show how a fifth-generation Russian combat aircraft Su-57 launches an air-to-air missile from a fully vertical position, and the effectiveness, in this case, of hitting an air target, is by no means less than in the case of launching a rocket from a horizontal position.
Due to the provided opportunity. Su-57 fighter can attack the enemy even when performing complex maneuvers, which makes him a real winner in any air battle.
It should be noted that within the next 1.5-2 months, the Russian Air Force will receive the first serial fighter of a new generation, while Russian aircraft designers may have their first orders from other countries.
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