Rostec will display the first Russian single-engine fighter in the "Max-2021" (photos/Video)
The state company "Rostec" published, on social media, a picture of a light tactical fighter, the plane will be shown on the first day of the air show "Max-2021", according to the Russian Sputnik agency
According to the agency, the fighter plane will be the first major display of this event. It is the first single-engine aircraft in Russia. The aircraft will be able to reach supersonic speeds hidden from the radar.
Russian promising fifth-generation lightweight single-engine fighter in comparison with the Chinese fighter FC-31, the American F-35 and the South Korean KF-21 Boramae.
Russia is developing several promising aircraft at once. One of these projects is the new generation of interceptor fighters, which in the future may replace the MiG-31BM.
Russia does not use single-engine aircraft, despite their popularity in the world, unlike the United States, China and Sweden.