How Russia Tried to Sell More of Its Elite Su-35 Fighters to China - And Why China Refused

Following the entry into service of the Su-35 ‘4++ generation’ fighter in the Russian Air Force in 2014, China emerged as the fighter’s first client the following year and remained the only party confirmed to have ordered the aircraft until an Egyptian order was confirmed in 2019. The Su-35 was a

Following the entry into service of the Su-35 ‘4++ generation’ fighter in the Russian Air Force in 2014, China emerged as the fighter’s first client the following year and remained the only party confirmed to have ordered the aircraft until an Egyptian order was confirmed in 2019. The Su-35 was a