The first batch of new multi-purpose fighter Su-30cm entered the State Flight Test Center, located in the city of Astrakhan region Akhtubinsk.
A pair of Su-30cm followed a route Irkutsk — Ahtubinsk, having made stopovers on the ground Novosibirsk and Chelyabinsk for refueling and crew rest.
Admission to the Royal Air Force (IAF) today double super-maneuverable Su-30cm significantly increase their combat power. In total, according to the signed contract, the Russian Air Force will receive 30 new multi-role fighter aircraft.
Double Su-30cm has maneuverability, equipped with a radar with a phased antenna array is able to use modern high-precision weapons and promising class "air-to-air" and "air-to-surface". In addition to combat missions, the aircraft can be used for pilot training on advanced multifunctional single super-maneuverable fighter.