• Russia admits defeat on its 'stealth' F-35 killer by canceling mass production on the Su-57 fighter jet

    4 days ago - By Chron

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    Russia announced earlier this month that the Su-57, its proposed entry into the world of fifth-generation stealth fighters, will not see mass production.
    The jet had some promising capabilities in combat, but design and production difficulties made it a difficult project with limited export potential.
    This move represents a failure for Russia to manage its huge defense budget and breadth of projects and to find buyers for its version of a jet meant to take on US stealth fighters.
    Russia announced earlier this month that the Su-57, its proposed entry into the world of...
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