The latest multi-purpose fighter MiG-35
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KOLOMNA /Moscow region/, July 14. /TASS/. The MiG-35 will be first publicly shown at MAKS-2017, but the flight program will take place on the forum “Army-2017”, said the General Director of the company Ilya Tarasenko.
“We for the first time at the MAKS-2017 will publicly expose our MiG-35, will hold talks on the promotion of the aircraft for export,” he said.
Tarasenko also said that the flight program of the MiG-35 provided on the forum “Army-2017”.
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According to Tarasenko, the serial production of the MiG-35 will start within two years. “We are now conducting testing, and will start serial production”, – he said.
The MiG-35, the latest Russian multi-role fighter of the 4++ generation, which is a further development of MiG-29K/KUB and MiG-29M/M2 . Flight tests of the MiG-35 began on January 26, January 27 in Moscow was held the international presentation of the aircraft. Earlier it was reported that the defense Ministry has ordered two aircraft for delivery in 2017-2018.
International aviation and space salon MAKS-2017 will be the 13th in a row. It will be held in Zhukovsky near Moscow from 18 to 23 July. Forum “Army-2017” will be held from 22 to 27 August on the basis of Congress-exhibition center “Patriot”, Alabino and Kubinka airfield near Moscow, and also in all military districts and in the Northern fleet.