Holy Shit, Russia’s Stealth Fighter Can Fly!

Uncategorized August 10, 2015 0

Say what you will about the T-50 — it’s a performer by DAVID AXE Look, it’s no secret that Russia’s T-50 stealth fighter is in trouble. The...

Say what you will about the T-50 — it’s a performer

by DAVID AXE

Look, it’s no secret that Russia’s T-50 stealth fighter is in trouble. The Kremlin can barely afford the program and may never buy more than a few dozen copies of the twin-engine warplane, relying instead on upgraded Sukhoi Flankers. India, Russia’s partner in developing the T-50, is unhappy about alleged poor quality-control.

But for all that, the T-50 is a Hell of a performer, as a new video demonstrates.