State tests 5 fighter 5th generation (PAK FA) will begin on the basis of the test center in Akhtubinsk Air Force in March 2013.
In the words of Chief of the Russian Air Force, Lieutenant-General Viktor Bondar, aircraft PAK FA (promising aviation complex tactical aircraft) successfully flight test program from doing. Three specimens tested in Zhukovsky near Moscow, the fourth most experienced model — at JSC "KnAAPO", and the fifth at the moment on the way out is its acceptance. In March, the 5 aircraft will arrive in Ahtubinsk where to begin their municipal tests.
All these cars will be put off to the base Air Force test center directly from the factory. By the end of 2013 there will apprehend eight T-50. Tests promising fighters run for 2-2.5 years. In 2015 — the beginning of the 2016 construction of the T-50 will be the serial, they will start to arrive in the parade of the Air Force. Applets identified all the necessary verification features aircraft and its systems, avionics systems and aircraft armament. Development work on the development of strategic missile-carrying bomber last generation (promising aviation complex distant aircraft — PAK DA) run out by 2017-2018 years. Creating PAK DA preceded lot of research. The aircraft will provide the strategic security of the country for many years because of errors should not be. Prior to 2017-2018 years over the development of a new bomber and it will be ready for mass production. Air Force Commander said that with all this great attention is paid to its low visibility and application of new types of aircraft weapons of different classes.