“Sketch-technical project created. We are awaiting the decision of the military authorities to continue work. In the case of a positive outcome, we will create the most modern object of this type. As the carrier will be used the modified aircraft IL-96-400 ",said the source.
According to him, "the air control center will be able to work with all the existing and currently created advanced automated control systems of the Armed Forces of Russia."
“It is planned to install a new on-board complex of technical means on the aircraft, ensuring the formation and bringing of management teams to both modern and promising objects of the Armed Forces on the ground, sea and air echelons,” said the representative of the military-industrial complex, adding that the equipment is being created by Polyet included in the corporation.
Recall, February 21 Ministry of Defense announced the decision to order the second "Doomsday aircraft."