In the State Flight Test Center named VP Chkalov Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation (the city Axhtubinsk Astrakhan region) signed a preliminary conclusion of the open joint-stock company (JSC) "Corporation" Irkut "" Special joint flight testing of multi-seater Su-30cm.
Multifunctional fighter Su-30cm is a further development of the family of combat aircraft such as the Su-30MK. This was our correspondent, the press service of the Corporation "Irkut".
"The Su-30cm will significantly increase the combat capabilities of the Russian Air Force", — The chief of aviation — Deputy Chief of Air Force aircraft, the Hero of Russia Colonel Sergei Kobylash.
"Opportunities Su-30cm for the simultaneous detection and defeat multiple targets and its maneuverability is unique. Modern fighter aircraft will be delivered to the Air Force is not isolated instances, but whole squadrons ", — He said.
President of JSC "Corporation" Irkut "Oleg Demchenko, in turn, stressed that the Corporation" Irkut ", working in close cooperation with the company" Sukhoi "make all efforts for timely implementation of the state contract for the supply of Su-30cm.
Multifunctional fighter Su-30cm is a further development of the family of combat aircraft such as the Su-30MK. The specialists of OJSC "Company" Sukhoi "fighter adapted to the requirements of the Russian Air Force radar systems, telecommunications and public recognition, ejection seat, and a number of support systems. Also, changes in the structure of weapons.
The first contract for the supply of troops in 30 multi-purpose fighter Su-30cm between the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation and JSC "Corporation" Irkut "signed in March 2012.
September 21, 2012 Su-30cm, assembled at the Irkutsk aviation plant — branch of JSC "Corporation" Irkut ", made its first flight.