Su-27, a Soviet/Russian fourth-generation multirole all-weather supermaneuverable fighter jet designed by Sukhoi. It was declared one of the best combat aircraft of the 20th century according to an online poll by Flight International, a global aerospace weekly published in the UK.
12:3020/09/2013On Wednesday, President Vladimir Putin urged his country’s arms manufacturers to produce weapons that are superior to those of possible adversaries.
“Our past successes are no reason to sit back and relax,” he said during a visit to the Kalashnikov gun maker. “We must constantly strive to stay on top of current demands.” He added that many of Russia’s legendary weapons were “no longer able to make the grade.”>>