The Russian air force is nearing the end of its testing program for the new Sukhoi Su-35S multirole fighter. Preliminary approval for deliveries to regular units is expected in October, according to the air force. Earlier this summer Mikhail Pogosyan, head of Sukhoi parent company United Aircraft Corp., said that by the end of the year the military will receive the first six Su-35Ss. This will be the first batch under the contract for 48 fighters signed in 2009. This month Pogosyan ...

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