Tests fighter fifth generation T-50 in the Municipal flight test center them. Chkalov Akhtubinsk have every chance to start today, the first in July («2 months»), announced the Russian Air Force Commander Lt. Gen. Viktor Bondarev Mon, informs the British sector to RIA Novosti on May 7.
Among other things the general said that one serial fighter can be made in 2014-2015.
President of the United Aircraft Company Misha Pogosyan told first of April to begin municipal Our homeland testing T-50 in 2014.
Admission to adopt the latest fighter is scheduled for 2016 but not in 2015, said Russian President Vladimir Putin during a live broadcast with the Russian public, first of April. Defense Ministry earlier said that the plane will be applied in 2015.
T-50, in addition eminent as the PAK FA (promising aviation complex tactical aviation) completed the first flight, first in January 2010 and was presented to the public at the Capital Air Show in 2011.
T-50 will be the basis of fighter aircraft fleet of, is considered a versatile combat aircraft fifth generation made with the introduction of stealth technology, is capable of flying at superagility modes and supersonic cruising speed (in the absence of afterburning engines), to equip advanced avionics, including airborne radar X-band active phased array.
Bondarev also announced that by 2020 for the Russian Air Force will be built and rebuilt 60-70 airfields.