Novosibirsk aircraft plant lately give Russian Air Force 10 Sukhoi Su-34, told reporters on Wednesday the head of the press service of the Western Military Area (WEST) Colonel Andrei Bobrun.
«Recently, Novosibirsk aircraft plant in the Voronezh give airbase 10 aircraft (Su-34) for the second squadron,» — he said.
According to him, 12 December 20 professional technical staff Voronezh airbase WEST arrived in Novosibirsk and began to receive the latest bombers.
«Receiving aircraft will be phased. Now experts at Voronezh started to check examination of the first pair of Su-34 «- said Bobrun.
He said that this step is start all aviation complex systems, check the efficiency of each mechanism of modern frontline bombers.
«After receiving aircraft military engineers from Voronezh to Novosibirsk arrive aircrew who begin obletyvaniyu aircraft following their relocation to the airfield» Baltimore «- added the official dealer WEST.
The composition of the first Russian squadron in the Su-34 was formed in late 2011.
The Su-34 can carry up to eight tons of different weapons, range — about 4 thousand km, maximum speed — 1900 km per hour.