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MiG-29 Test-flown from Indian Aircraft Carrier

MiG-29 Test-flown from Indian Aircraft Carrier

JSC Russian Aircraft Corporation MiG (part of the United Aircraft Corporation) performs flights of the MiG-29K/KUB shipborne fighters from the Vikramaditya aircraft carrier, which is on trials in the Barents Sea. The first landing on an aircraft carrier on July […]


Over 2,500 Sukhoi Fighters Exported World-wide

Over 2,500 Sukhoi Fighters Exported World-wide

Su-family combat aircraft have been exported since 1964. More than 2,500 Su-7, Su-17, Su-20, Su-22, Su-24, Su-25, Su-27, Su-30 aircraft and their modifications were delivered to the Air Force of more than 30 countries for all these years. The aircraft […]


Sukhoi Tests New Radar Array for 5th-Generation Fighter

Sukhoi Tests New Radar Array for 5th-Generation Fighter

Russia’s Sukhoi aircraft maker has started tests of a new onboard radar system for its 5th generation T-50 fighter jet, the company said on Wednesday. The new X-band active phased array radar has been installed on the third prototype of […]


Sukhoi Continues Tests of Su-35 Fighter Jet

Sukhoi Continues Tests of Su-35 Fighter Jet

Russia’s Sukhoi aircraft company is carrying out state acceptance trials of its Su-35 advanced fighter jet at the Russian Air Force’s flight test center, the company said on Wednesday. The aircraft has already undertaken more than 650 flights as part […]


Kavkaz-2012 Drills to Involve Live Firing of Iskander Missiles

Kavkaz-2012 Drills to Involve Live Firing of Iskander Missiles

The Kavkaz-2012 military exercises, which will take place in southern Russia in September, will involve the live firing of Iskander ballistic missile complexes, the deputy chief of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces, Colonel General Alexander Postnikov, said […]


Russia to Suspend Proton Rocket Launches

Russia to Suspend Proton Rocket Launches

Russian Space Agency Roscosmos will suspend the launches of Proton-M rocket carriers with Briz-M boosters following the incident on late Monday when the booster had failed to bring two satellites into a calculated transition orbit, a space industry source said […]


Russian Air Force to Get 400 Modernized Mi-8 Helicopters

Russian Air Force to Get 400 Modernized Mi-8 Helicopters

The Russian Air Force will take delivery of up to 400 modernized Mi-8 battlefield support helicopters by 2020, service spokesman Col.Vladimir Drik said on Thursday. “By the end of the year, up to 50 of the latest Mi-8 models will […]


Russia to send warships to Syria: reports

Russia to send warships to Syria: reports

Three Russian amphibious assault ships carrying hundreds of armed navy personnel will briefly dock in a Moscow-leased Syrian port in the coming days, Russian news agencies reported on Friday. The warships are currently conducting planned exercises in the Mediterranean Sea […]


House Votes to Stop US Contracts with Russian Arms Agency

House Votes to Stop US Contracts with Russian Arms Agency

The House of Representatives voted to cut off future government deals with a Russian government-owned arms contractor that has provided more than $1 billion in arms to the Syrian government. The contractor, Rosoboronexport, has supplied weapons to a brutal Syrian […]


Russia Launches Cluster of Four Satellites

GLONASS Satellite

Russia’s Space Forces launched early on Saturday a Rokot carrier rocket with a Cosmos class military satellite and three civilian satellites on board, spokesman Col. Alexey Zolotukhin said. The Rokot blasted off from the Plesetsk space center in northern Russia […]


 
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