It’s Russia’s turn to learn that stealth warplanes are hard to do

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It’s Russia’s turn to learn that stealth warplanes are hard to do

After confronting serious technical and economic difficulties, Russia has dramatically cut back its air force program to field its first radar-evading “stealth” fighter jet. By delaying large-scale acquisition of the Sukhoi T-50 fighter, the Kremlin is tacitly acknowledging a truth that the U.S. military learned decades ago — and that China might also learn in coming years: developing stealth fighters is hard.

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Delay on delivery of planes to Sky Angkor

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VietStock FI English 2 month(s) ago

Sky Angkor Airlines said yesterday that a plan to lease two Sukhoi SuperJet 100 aircraft from a Russian airline has been postponed, as the company has to sort out regulatory issues such as which aviation authority would be responsible in the event of a mishap.

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East Vietnam Sea survey team – P3: Ten-day search for crashed Sukhoi-22s

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 month(s) ago

East Vietnam Sea survey team – P3: Ten-day search for crashed Sukhoi-22s

Not only mapping the seabed, the ships of the 6th naval squad also took part in the maritime salvage work, including the search for two crashed Sukhoi-22 fighter jets in the central sea waters of Vietnam in April this year.

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Russia, China sign contract worth over $2 billion for Su-35 fighter jets

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Russia, China sign contract worth over $2 billion for Su-35 fighter jets

China is to buy a batch of 24 Sukhoi-35 fighter jets from Russia in a deal worth more than $2 billion (1.3 billion pounds), an industry source told Reuters on Thursday, in a move that may help the Kremlin's strained finances.

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Obama warns Russia's Putin of 'quagmire' in Syria

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Báo Thanh Niên English 4 month(s) ago 1 related news

U.S. President Barack Obama warned Russia on Friday that its bombing campaign against Syrian rebels will suck Moscow into a "quagmire," after a third straight day of air raids in support of President Bashar al-Assad.

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Russian warplanes target insurgents in Syria but not Islamic State

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Russian warplanes target insurgents in Syria but not Islamic State

Russian jets launched a second day of air strikes in Syria on Thursday, targeting areas held by an insurgent alliance that includes a group linked to al Qaeda, but not the Islamic State militants Moscow said it had hit.

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Iraq warplane accidentally bombs Baghdad, killing 7: officials

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Báo Dân Trí English 7 month(s) ago

Iraq warplane accidentally bombs Baghdad, killing 7: officials

A bomb fell from an Iraqi Sukhoi warplane and exploded in eastern Baghdad on Monday because of a "technical problem", killing at least seven people, security and medical officials said.

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Iraq PM heads to Russia seeking more arms

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Báo Dân Trí English 9 month(s) ago

Iraq PM heads to Russia seeking more arms

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi flew to Russia on Wednesday seeking closer military cooperation as he faces tough challenges in the fight against the Islamic State jihadist group.

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Fighter jets might have collided with each other before crash: Lt Gen

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 10 month(s) ago 2 duplicate news 1 related news

Fighter jets might have collided with each other before crash: Lt Gen

The two Sukhoi Su-22 fighter jets whose black boxes have been found might have collided with each other before they crashed off central Vietnam more than two weeks ago, leaving two pilots dead, an air officer has said.

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Vietnam recovers body of second pilot in fighter jet crash

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 10 month(s) ago 2 related news

Vietnam recovers body of second pilot in fighter jet crash

The second body of the two pilots who steered their two Sukhoi Su-22 fighter jets that crashed off south-central Vietnam a fortnight ago was found on Thursday, an air officer said the same day.

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Body of Vietnam pilot recovered

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VOV News English 10 month(s) ago 5 related news

Body of Vietnam pilot recovered

The body of one of the two pilots of two Sukhoi Su-22 fighter jets that crashed off central Vietnam during a training exercise in mid-April was found on April 29 as search efforts resumed after a days-long hiatus.

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Body of Vietnam pilot recovered, 12 days after fighter jet crash

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Body of Vietnam pilot recovered, 12 days after fighter jet crash

The body of one of the two pilots of two Sukhoi Su-22 fighter jets that crashed off central Vietnam during a training exercise in mid-April was found on Tuesday as search efforts resumed after a days-long hiatus.

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Debris of fighter jets found off central Vietnam as pilots still unaccounted for

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 10 month(s) ago

Debris of fighter jets found off central Vietnam as pilots still unaccounted for

Rescuers on Sunday lifted out of water some broken parts of one of the two Sukhoi Su-22 fighter jets missing off central Vietnam, while the search for the two pilots is still underway.

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Search underway for two missing pilots whose warplanes disappeared off central Vietnam

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Báo Đầu Tư English 10 month(s) ago 2 related news

Search underway for two missing pilots whose warplanes disappeared off central Vietnam

Vietnam is conducting a search for two pilots who have gone missing since their Russian-made Sukhoi Su-22 fighter jets lost contact during a training exercise off south-central Vietnam on Thursday, an air force official has said.

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Search underway for two missing pilots whose warplanes disappeared off central Vietnam

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 10 month(s) ago 2 related news

Search underway for two missing pilots whose warplanes disappeared off central Vietnam

Vietnam is conducting a search for two pilots who have gone missing since their Russian-made Sukhoi Su-22 fighter jets lost contact during a training exercise off south-central Vietnam on Thursday, an air force official has said.

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