Russia Engages Su-35 Aircraft to War in Ukraine
On Monday, the Russian Ministry of Defense has released a video of the jet taking off towards the battlefield. Su-35 are improved derivatives of the Su-27 air-defence fighter. It can engage both aerial and surface targets from long range.
The Ministry said, “During a special military operation, the crews of Su-35 aircraft of the Russian Aerospace Forces perform the tasks of intercepting air targets and delivering strikes with high-precision weapons against the military infrastructure of nationalist formations. Fighter pilots counteract air reconnaissance, strikes by aircraft and unmanned aerial vehicles of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. Combat use is carried out at low, medium and high altitudes. The onboard equipment of the Su-35 fighters makes it possible to use aviation weapons with maximum accuracy.”