Su-75 Checkmate fighter jet. Photo/Sandboxx
Everything is deployed on the battlefield, including fighter jets. Launching from Global Firepower, Russia ranks third in the total fighter aircraft fleet.
The country with the second strongest military in the world has 772 fighter jets. The fighter jet is equipped with state-of-the-art weaponry and advanced technology.
Here are some of the most advanced Russian-made fighter jets.
1. Sukhoi Su-75 Checkmate
The Su-75 Checkmate fighter jet is a fifth-generation stealth fighter developed by Russian aircraft manufacturer Sukhoi.
This fighter jet was first introduced to the public at the International Air Show at the MAX-2021 in Zhukovsky in July 2021.
The plan is that this aircraft will make its maiden flight in 2023 and will be mass produced in 2026.
The maximum speed that can be reached by the Su-75 Checkmate fighter jet is Mach 1.8 (2,205km/h) with an operational range of more than 2,800 km without additional fuel tanks.