February 9, 09:13,
updated February 9, 10:01 am
Russia to show Su-57E and Checkmate aircraft at Aero India
Visitors to the exhibition will also be able to see the Il-76MD-90A(E) military transport aircraft, the Il-78MK-90A tanker aircraft, the Su-35 and Su-30SME super-maneuverable fighters, and the MiG-35D multifunctional front-line fighter.
MOSCOW, 9 February. /TASS/. Russia will show the fifth-generation Su-57E fighter and the Checkmate light tactical aircraft at the Aero India 2023 international air show in Bangalore, the Rosoboronexport press service told reporters on Thursday.
Rosoboronexport presents in India about 200 samples of the most promising weapons and military equipment of Russian production, including the promising fifth-generation Su-57E multifunctional fighter, the Checkmate light tactical aircraft," the company said.
Also, visitors to the exhibition will be able to see the Il-76MD-90A(E) military transport aircraft, the Il-78MK-90A tanker aircraft, the Su-35 and Su-30SME super-maneuverable fighters, and the MiG-35D multifunctional front-line fighter.
In addition, Rosoboronexport noted that the Ka-226T light multi-purpose helicopter, the production of which is proposed to be opened on the basis of the Russian-Indian joint venture Indo-Russian Helicopters Limited as part of the Make in India program, will be demonstrated at the exhibition.
At Aero India 2023, Russia will also demonstrate the upgraded versions of the Ka-52E, Mi-28NE combat helicopters and the Mi-171Sh military transport helicopter, which are most in demand on the world market and in the Asia-Pacific region today.
The 14th International Aerospace Exhibition Aero India will be held in the Indian city of Bangalore from 13 to 17 February. The air show is held every two years. Russia is an active participant in the exhibition; in 2021, over 200 samples of Russian military products were presented at it.