The Kalashnikova Show: Russia’s Military Secrets with Anna Knishenko

Sukhoi SU-57: The best of Russia’s aviation industry | The Kalashnikova Show. Episode 5

The Sukhoi SU-57 stealth fighter is Russia’s answer to the West’s 5th-generation aircraft. Though its specifications are secret, Anna Knishenko manages to get under the hood of Russia’s most advanced military plane. Sukhoi’s best fighter combines speed, stealth, and weapons for multiple roles. It is designed for anti-air combat and air-to-ground attacks, as well as surveillance and reconnaissance missions. The 5th generation jet’s armament will include hypersonic missiles. At the same time, it’s cheaper to produce than its Western counterparts.