Russia offers Sukhoi Su-57, the 5th Generation stealth fighter, to IAF yet again

Russia is keen to maintain its position as the biggest provider of latest defence hardware to India and has once again proposed that the two countries join hands to develop the Sukhoi Su-57 5th Generation stealth fighter which can serve the air forces of the two countries for the next few decades.

“I believe that we should resume this project, Russia is open to that. We are ready and are proposing this programme to our Indian partners,” Russia’s Federal Service for Military and Technical Cooperation (FSMTC) Deputy Director Vladimir Drozhzhov was quoted as saying by TASS news agency in Moscow on July 9.

He added that the Sukhoi Su-57 is an extremely capable 5th Generation multirole aircraft with unique capabilities. Read More

You may also read!

Is PM Modi allowing Trump to play policeman in India-Pakistan tensions over Kashmir?

PM Narendra Modi Monday held his first conversation with US President Donald Trump on the Kashmir issue since the


Grounding of Air India jets puts spotlight on maintenance

Grounding of aircraft has cost Air India dearly but frequent breakdowns of its flights in foreign cities such as


IAF cautious and alert: Air Chief BS Dhanoa amid Indo-Pak tensions

Amid tensions between India and Pakistan over the revocation of special status to Jammu and Kashmir, Air Chief Marshal


Mobile Sliding Menu