Sukhoi T-50 Will Take Off With New Engine In 2017

MOSCOW— Russia’s fifth-generation fighter, the Sukhoi T-50, will receive a new engine to replace the Izdelie 117 powerplants currently being used for flight trials. The first flight with Izdelie 30 (Item 30) engines is now planned for 2017, Vladislav Masalov, the head of Russia’s United Engine...
Maxim Pyadushkin

In addition to writing for Aviation Week Network, Maxim holds a key position at Russia's Air Transport Observer magazine. In the past he was in charge of several ATO’s sister aerospace publications and earlier worked for Moscow-based CAST defense think-tank.

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