Su-30CM fighters in Syria made it possible to solve several tasks at once. They destroyed the terrorists on the ground, defended Hmeymim's base from a possible air attack, covered the bombers and attack aircraft during combat missions.
After the Syrian campaign, which made the best ad Russian armsdemand for domestic aviation products soared. The first buyer of the Su-30SM was neighboring Kazakhstan. In the coming years, the fleet of these aircraft in the country's air force will be 24 units. Another 12 fighters ordered Belarus. In total, nearly 500 aircraft of this type should go for export to different countries.