Pics and Specs of the new Sukhoi single-engine fighter from the new promo video from Rostec.

🇷🇺Key points of the new Russian jet “Checkmate”

  • high altitude all weather basing
  • modularity/cost reduction/logistics/post sale support
  • APU
  • simplified maintenance/operations
  • modest AI support
  • good aerodynamics/kinematics
  • further emphasis on short runway use etc
  • long term supersonic flight (supercruise is not mentioned specifically)
  • good transportation capability (range/endurance)
  • 1,8M max, 2000km+ range without tanks 7400kg payload
  • (V)LO, all round passive sensor set
  • multirole (ie PAK-FA weapon set)
  • AESA with 6 target capability under ECM
  • AI support for combat missions
  • up to 5 AAMs in VLO config (2 SRAAMs in quick and 3 MRAAMs in main?)
  • ECM, counter-VLO capability
  • in bay cannon containers
  • large bays with varied payloads, bombs and missiles
  • low flight hour cost and large payload – good value for price
  • unmanned variant
  • working in a manned/unmanned network centric force