Su-57 Prototype Flies With New Upgrades

Sukhoi Su-57 Felon fighter
Each bay of the Sukhoi Su-57 Felon multirole fighter can accommodate two 14-ft., 1,500-lb. weapons side by side, including air-to-air missiles (AAM) with a range of 190-mi. and air-to-ground munitions that can travel 310 mi. Credit: Piotr Butowski
A prototype of the Russian Sukhoi Su-57 has flown with new upgrades that add new automated features and may enable in the future a re-engining and an expanded set of munitions, United Aircraft Corp. (UAC) says. The Oct. 21 flight at the Ramenskoye air base near Moscow lasted 56 min., the Russian...

Su-57 Prototype Flies With New Upgrades is part of Aviation Week Network's complimentary online access.

Register now to read this content, plus receive complimentary access to articles from our experts in the global aerospace, air transport, mro, defense and space and business aviation communities.

Already registered to Aviationweek.com or AWIN? Log in with your existing email and password.