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Specifications of the Sukhoi Su-35 to be supplied by Russia to Indonesia

Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation spokeswoman Valeria Reshetnikova said “Russia is ready to supply a number of Sukhoi Su-35 multirole fighter jets to Indonesia despite pressure on Asia-Pacific countries.” Moscow views Indonesia as one of its main partners in the Asia-Pacific Region. defense24.pl

Previously, in early 2018, news of the signing of a contract with Jakarta for eleven Su-35 fighter aircraft broke out but its implementation had not yet begun. The Sukhoi Su-35 has the capacity to carry a maximum payload of 8,000 kg and the aircraft can be operated by one person. Photo : TASS

The Sukhoi Su-35 fighter aircraft has 12 hardpoints to carry weapons which each wing has four hardpoints capable of carrying Vympel R-27 missiles, Kh-58UShE long-range missiles, Kh-31P anti-radiation missiles to Kh-59MK long-range missiles and can armed with a variety of guided bombs including the KAB-500Kr TV-guided bomb. Photo : TASS

The Irbis-E multimode X-band phased array radar supplied by the Tikhomirov Scientific-Research Institute of Instrument Design (NIIP) is a high-performance radar designed for the Su-35 aircraft. The radar can detect stealth and low-observable aircraft, unmanned aerial vehicles and missiles with a radar cross-section of 0.01m at a range of up to 90km. Photo : TASS

The Sukhoi Su-35 fighter jet uses two Sturn/UFA AL-31F 117S turbofan engines with thrust-vectoring nozzle control, supplying either 86.3kN or 142.2kN of thrust with afterburn. The Su-35 aircraft can fly at a maximum speed of 2,390 km/h. Photo : TASS


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