According to the report, the new machines that arrived in the unit have already been tested by engineering and technical services and allowed to perform combat missions. Until the end of the year, the arrival of two more upgraded Su-25CM3 attack aircraft is expected.
Su-25M3 is a further modification of the Su-25CM attack aircraft. On the upgraded machines installed a digital display, which displays the ground and air situation, installed a new fire control system and satellite navigation GLONASS. The combat effectiveness of the machine has improved threefold compared with previous modifications. The aircraft is capable of hitting ground targets from a considerable distance, without entering into visual contact with a target, but only by coordinates.
The aircraft is designed to destroy small-sized mobile and stationary ground objects, as well as low-speed air targets.
Earlier it was reported that up to the level of the Su-25СМ3 it is planned to upgrade the entire existing fleet of Su-25 attack aircraft, including the Su-25СМ.