First Test Starts For Sukhoi T-50’s New Engine

Credit: T-50: Sukhoi
MOSCOW—Russia’s United Engine Corporation (UEC) has performed the first ground test start of the new engine for Sukhoi’s T-50 fifth-generation fighter. Flight trials with the new powerplant are expected to begin in late 2017. The new engine, dubbed Izdelie 30 (Item 30), is being developed by the...

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