Russia Delays T-50 Purchase to 2018 The Russian air force will continue to purchase advanced Sukhoi heavy jets this year, but procurement of Sukhoi’s next-generation T-50 fighter is slipping beyond 2018, Deputy Defense Minister Yury Borisov revealed during his tour across United Aircraft Corp.’s facilities last week. The air force is expecting more T-50 prototypes this year from the Sukhoi facility in Komsomolsk-on-Amur, in Russia’s Far East, Borisov said. “Three new ...
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