The radar control system “Irbis”, set on the multipurpose fighter Su-35S, allows him to compete with the US fifth generation fighter aircraft F-35.
Yuri Beliy, CEO of “Research Institute of Instrumentation named after Tikhomirov” which have developed a system told reporters.
“These characteristics of the system (“Irbis”), combined with high intelligence onboard control system, allow the Su-35S according to the estimations of foreign experts, fight on equal terms with the fifth generation fighters, including the F-35″, Beliy said.
Su-35S is super-maneuverable multi-role fighter generation “4 ++”. It is expected to replace the Russian Air Force Su-27.