Refueling Su-34 in flight

Sukhoi Su-34 (tail number "21 red"), new construction of "Novosibirsk Aircraft Production Association named after VP Chkalov". Novosibirsk, 16.12.2012 (c) Vyacheslav Maslov /

Take a look at the above video report about how the seasoned fighter tactical and strategic Russian Air Force. From the video, you can imagine the work unit tankers Il-78.

The unique wing air tankers IL-78 is located near Ryazan, just a few dozen of these boards. The amount of fuel in the tanks of the aircraft reaches 130 tons — more than half the weight

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Completed a contract for the supply of Su-30MK2 fighters to Uganda

"Rosoboronexport" and the company "Sukhoi" put Air Uganda last two fighters by the contract, "- said the military-diplomatic source.

He reminded Uganda has bought from Russia six multi-role fighters Su-30MK2 in the contract for the supply of arms to a total of $ 740 million

In the "Rosoboronexport" and the company "Sukhoi" did not comment on the implementation of the contract.

Su-30MK2 — plane with wide combat capabilities against ground and sea targets with precision weapons: guided missiles and guided bombs. Fighter fitted with an advanced avionics, new systems of communication and navigation control of the equipment and the

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Another 1,422 are buried in the defense of Leningrad Leningrad region

September 22 in Vsevolozhsk district burial ceremony 1422 soldiers killed in the battles for Leningrad.

During the All-Russian "Memory Watch 2013" search teams found 263 deaths medallion inscribed things fighters. To date, managed to establish the names of 88 Red Army soldiers, 24 of them were considered missing, about 14 so far no evidence could be found, even on the 64 medallions is research. Searchers found 25 family of fighters. Work was carried out from May to September, troops of St. Petersburg and the Leningrad region, as well as the search engines from Ekaterinburg, Irkutsk, Kazan, Orenburg,

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The share of fighters Dry in the global market has made more than 19 percent

Russia firmly in second place after the United States


MOSCOW. August 24. VOSTOK-MEDIA — The Centre for Analysis of World Arms Trade (TSAMTO) conducted a study of the world market fighters. In the years 2003-2010 the share of fighters "Dry" was 19.36 percent. in this market. This analysis took into account all the supplies — new planes, licensed programs, repair, modernization and delivery of the Armed Forces of the exporting countries. This RIA "Vostok-Media" the press service of the company "Sukhoi". In general, the volume of Russian exports in this category in the years 2003-2010 TSAMTO estimated

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Vietnam buys 12 more Su-30MK2

As reported by August 20, 2013 Agency "Interfax-AVN" Russia will supply Vietnam has 12 multi-role fighters Su-30MK2. This was reported by "Interfax-AVN" on Tuesday, the military-diplomatic source. 

"The contract to supply Vietnam 12 Su-30MK2 was signed last week. It not only provides for the delivery of aircraft, but also the technical equipment," — said the source. He recalled that this is the third contract for the Sukhoi fighters. Two previous to the delivery of eight and twelve aircraft successfully completed [in fact, Vietnam since 2004 has delivered 24 Su-30MK2 — bmpd].

Delivery of the

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Russian Navy will purchase 24 deck-based fighters MiG-29


The Navy will acquire 24 Russian fighter decked MiG-29K/KUB. On this, as reported by "Interfax", said the CEO of the RAC "MiG" Sergei Korotkov. According to him, all necessary for the transaction documents have been prepared and submitted to the Ministry of Defense of Russia, the contract may be signed in August 2011, most likely during the MAKS-2011 in Zhukovsky.

In April 2010 it was reported that the Navy will acquire 26 deck-based fighters MiG-29K, which will be based on the "Admiral Kuznetsov" aircraft carrier single, standing on the arms of Russia. In the long

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Navy began testing a new sight

Reconnaissance Regiment, Special Purpose Airborne Russia began trials in military terms a new experimental thermal sight, "Shaheen". This is "" the spokeswoman of the Press and Information of the Ministry of Defense of Russia VDV Major Irina Kruglov. The first classes were held on the new sight on February 1 of this year. Education fighters working with "Shahin" conducted by specialists CRI "Cyclone" designed by sight. Target practice have been produced from an AK-74 sniper rifle SVD-C and a light machine gun PKP "Pecheneg" at a sight, "Shaheen". Learning to use the new scope and contract and are

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Russian Air Force will receive eight new Su-27SM


Russian Air Force until the end of November 2011 will be adopted eight new Su-27SM, reports "Interfax" referring to a source in the military-industrial complex. Assembly of aircraft at the Komsomolsk-on-Amur Aircraft Production Association has been completed. These fighters will be delivered under a contract for 12 Su-27SM, which was signed in 2009. The first four aircraft under this agreement are transferred to the Air Force.

Source agency stressed that it is a newly built fighter, not the upgraded version of the SM to the Su-27S. Meanwhile, currently underway at KnAAPO and modernization of Su-27S, facing the

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Air Force will be adopted 48 Su-35 fighters

The second serial Su-35S. Photo: www.knaapo.comRussian Air Force will take into service 48 new Su-35 fighters. "The contract for this batch of fighters signed, is now on the first four machines Air Force is working off the comments, "- said Air Force Commander Colonel General Alexander Zelin korr.ARMS-Tass on international air show "Singapore eyrshou-2012."

After working remarks fighters will start to arrive in the combat units and, above all, in the Lipetsk center for training and re-training of flight personnel, he added.

Earlier, in August 2011, the commander in chief of ARMS-TASS reported that in the creation of the

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Spy? Researching? Fun?


Unidentified flying objects often appear around Vyatskie field. The locals all navidalisya …

At sunset, the UFO somehow accompanied aircraft — perhaps fighters. Was late on the river fishermen, seeing the light in the night sky a strange object at first delighted shouted, "Come on! Here! To us ". But then he went into hiding in fear in the bushes when the plate, suddenly changing his course, he suddenly hung above the fishing fire. On contact with aliens?

Witnesses unexpected visits flying saucers are people whose views on these yet little-studied phenomenon sometimes

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