Moscow, July 16. Today the Sukhoi Company transferred a batch of Su-35S fighters to the Russian Air Force. The transfer took place in the framework of the Unified Military Hardware Acceptance Day in the Sukhoi Company’s branch — Y.A.Gagarin Komsomolsk-on-Amur aircraft plant.
The aircraft were produced in line with the State Orders for the military hardware supplies to the Air Force of the Russian Federation stipulated by the State Armaments Program for 2011 — 2020. Implementation of the Orders will provide for a deep modernization of the Air Force and will guarantee a high stable work load for the coming years for the Sukhoi Company and its partners.
The Su-35S is a deeply modernized super-maneuverable multirole fighter of the “4++” generation. The applied technologies of the 5th generation provide for the Su-35S superiority over similar class fighters. The aircraft has a much better flight characteristics compared with standing analog fighters and more perfect on-board avionics. Many technical characteristics of the aircraft exceed the ones of the foreign analog fighters in service.
The Unified Military Hardware Acceptance Day was introduced in 2014. Representatives of the
Defense enterprises report in a videoconference mode to the leadership of the country and the Ministry of Defense on their fulfillment of the State Defense Order.
The Unified Military Hardware Acceptance Day helps to exercise a quarterly control over the new hardware delivery to the military. It helps planning and setting up a stable working process at the enterprises as well as in the MoD.