Second model of the PAK FA made the first flight

Yesterday, in Komsomolsk-on-Amur hosted the 1st flight of the second most experienced reference promising aviation complex tactical aircraft (PAK FA T-50 layout), known as fighter 5th generation.
According disk imaging Interfax quoted a source in the military-industrial complex, the PAK FA landed at 16:50 MSK. "The flight went well. Piloted fighter honored test pilot Sergei Bogdan.

The second PAK FA prototype made its maiden flight

All tasks scheduled for the first flight were successfully resolved, "- said the official. According to him, all aircraft systems were working normally.

2nd layout PAK FA took place earlier ground tests.
Once tested and First layout T-50, has committed to the true time of about 40 flights.

Closing the test flight properties of T-50 is scheduled for 2012. Already in 2013, the Defense Ministry plans to sign with the EDB "Dry" contract to supply 10 aircraft to test weapons. So Makar, the entire set of tests is planned to finish by the end of 2013. Continuous purchase aircraft bude occurs within state programs from the arms for 2011-2020 and will start in 2016. Not counting the 10 fighters to be purchased for testing weapons in 2016 will be purchased 60 of these machines.

Recall the first Russian fighter crash fifth generation took place on January 29 last year.

The main technical features fighter classified. Coupled with the fact it is clear that plane will be able to take off and landing on the runway longish 300-400 meters, will have a higher intellectualization side.
PAK FA will be able to do combat tasks at any time of day and weather also differ maneuverability.

Aircraft performance properties
Modification of T-50-1 (expected)
Wingspan, m 16.50
Length, m 22.00
Height 5.30 m
Wing area, m2 104.00
Mass, kg
Empty 18500
normal takeoff 28590
maximum take-off 35,000
Fuel 12900
Type 2 turbofan engine Saturn "product 117S"
Rod unforced, 2 x 14500 kg
The highest speed, km / h 2500 (M = 2.35))
Cruising speed, km / h 1300-1800
Range, km
at supersonic speeds 1850 — 2100
without refueling 3600-4400
with refueling 5500
Service ceiling 20,000 m
Crew 1
Armament: twin 30-mm gun
Missiles on 14 hardpoints

24.02.2011, 1:55:25

In KLA denied the first flight of the second layout PAK FA

United Aircraft Company has denied reports that the second model of Russian fighter fifth-generation T-50 (PAK FA) made its own first flight. It is reported by radio station "Echo of Moscow" in reference to ITAR-TASS.
As of late Wednesday evening, February 23, come to an end ground tests of the aircraft, in the air, he has not yet ascended.

Earlier, on February 23, "Interfax" reported that the T-50 (PAK FA) made its own First flight, rising into the air from the runway Aircraft Production Association in Komsomolsk-on-Amur.

It was also reported that the fighter piloted honored test pilot Sergei Bogdan and that the flight was normal.

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