The first delivery of Su-34 bombers in 2018 was made. These two aircraft will come into service of the air regiment in the Chelyabinsk region.- Said the source agency.
Military pilots will be trained on new machines in the Lipetsk center of combat use of front-line aviation. Training will last two months. After that, the bombers will arrive at the place of permanent deployment.
Earlier, the assistant commander of the Central Military District, Yaroslav Roshchupkin, said that the air regiment stationed in the Chelyabinsk region would receive six Su-34 bombers in service in the first quarter of the 2018 of the year. This will be the first delivery of such aircraft in the Central Military District.
In 2017, the Novosibirsk Aviation Plant. Chkalov (part of the Sukhoi company) delivered Su-14 bombers to 34 state defense orders.