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Checkmate: new Russian military a/c to be unveiled at MAKS

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Checkmate: new Russian military a/c to be unveiled at MAKS

Old 21st Jul 2021, 12:49
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Doesn't look overly stealthy to me, more like a V-tail F-16?
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Old 21st Jul 2021, 20:28
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I do get the impression that the Chinese in particular play the long game, whereas us in the West are preconditioned to think in 4- 5 year cycles? Maybe that is because we are used to all changing after every election? Therefore , nothing actually seems to get done.
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Old 21st Jul 2021, 20:36
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Well if it ever gets into production I know what the NATO reporting name should be:


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Old 22nd Jul 2021, 05:06
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Old 27th Jul 2021, 19:29
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https://www.defensenews.com/industry...-defense-expo/

See Russia’s new Checkmate fighter jet unveiled at defense expo

https://breakingdefense.sites.breaki...an-it-deliver/



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