Sunday, 12 March 2017

Defense Ministry announced modernization program of Su-34 in 2018


The Defense Ministry told about the program of modernization of Su-34


7:15 03/10/2017(Updated: 8:29 03/10/2017)

NOVOSIBIRSK, March 10 - RIA Novosti. Novosibirsk Aircraft Plant named after Chkalov begin modernization of the Su-34 bomber in 2018, he told reporters Deputy Defense Minister Yuri Borisov, who visited the company.

He said that he discussed with the management of the factory and the United Aircraft aviakorporatsiey work plan for the aircraft in the framework of a future state armaments program for 2018-2025 years. Borisov also noted a large export potential of the Su-34.
"I think it is not yet disclosed all the features of the aircraft this is primarily due to the fact that we are now completing a series of developmental works on the adaptation of new aircraft weapons." - Said the deputy head of the military department.

According to him, many countries are "keen interest" to the Su-34.

The Su-34 was adopted in 2014. The aircraft is designed to engage both ground and water bodies. In addition, he is able to destroy air targets at any time of the day or night in all weather conditions.

Translated by google - Original post: ria.ru

"I think it is not yet disclosed all the features of the aircraft this is primarily due to the fact that we are now completing a series of developmental works on the adaptation of new aircraft weapons."


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