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US F-35 Checkmated: Russia Unveils New Light 5G Fighter Jet

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US F-35 Checkmated: Russia Unveils New Light 5G Fighter Jet
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Russia unveils Sukhoi Checkmate, new light fighter jet

Russia unveils Sukhoi Checkmate, new light fighter jet

Russia has unveiled the Sukhoi Checkmate, a new fifth-generation fighter jet intended to supplement the Su-57 and conquer the international market. A mockup of the aircraft was presented in a grand ceremony on the opening day of the MAKS airshow in Moscow on July 20, 2021.

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Boz From Oz
Boz From Oz
July 24, 2021

The west is so far behind Russia in weapons technology despite the bloated budget they allocate towards the military industrial complex.

Wesaf
Wesaf
Reply to  Boz From Oz
July 29, 2021

Maybe the west should start getting there weapons built in Russia. At least they will get something for the Dollar spent.LOL

Intp1
July 24, 2021

Are Rostec trying to drum up some volume which will provide cashflow to help finance the other 2 domestic Programs? The Su 57 is not really yet in serial production. They announced the first one off the line last Xmas and apparently none since. With no export partners having showed up, one assumes the problem is cash. Or perhaps the Project 30 Engine is still proving difficult to iron out the bugs and they are resisting further manufacturing with the older Saturn unit. Interesting that the Checkmate will use the same engine, I wondered if that was the case. New,… Read more »

Wesaf
Wesaf
Reply to  Intp1
July 29, 2021

Everything that is Govt. press release from Russia happens unlike the west maybe it will happen. We carn’t even put a passenger liner safely in the air, or cruise ships at sea without killing the passengers. We are way behind.

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