The Sukhoi company has completed the implementation of another long-term contract for the supply of a batch of Su-34 fighter-bombers to the Russian Ministry of Defence. At the Novosibirsk Aviation Plant. V.P. Chkalov Sukhoi "manufactured and tested the final machine of the final batch, said the company's press service.
“We have manufactured about a hundred aircraft of this type for the military department under a long-term contract,” said Yuri Slyusar, General Director of PJSC UAC, General Director of Sukhoi Company. "This year has become important for us in terms of ensuring the State defence procurement plan. We have fulfilled our obligations towards the Ministry of Defence under large long-term contracts for the supply of new modern aviation equipment. At the same time, we started to fulfill new contracts signed within the framework of the ARMY-2020 Forum, which allowed us to load our enterprises and provide work for our employees in several regions of the country. "
The Novosibirsk plant of the Sukhoi Company today is one of the largest aircraft building enterprises in the UAC circuit. The production of Su-34 aircraft and its versions with enhanced combat capabilities provides the plant with a stable load for the future.
The Su-34 aircraft has high flight performance, combat effectiveness, and maneuverability. The design and ergonomics of its cockpit make it possible to make long flights. The Su-34 aircraft is designed to destroy ground, air, and surface targets at any time of the day and in any meteorological conditions. The main features of the Su-34 are increased combat survivability, being equipped with an in-flight refueling system, and an improved weapon control system.