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The combat efficiency of the MiG-31 interceptor fighters after repair and modernization increases by about 3 times, representatives of the Sokol aircraft plant reported to the Deputy Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation Alexei Krivoruchko.

As noted at the Sokol, the overhaul makes it possible to achieve practically trouble-free operation of the aircraft in service. “And the modernization, which is carried out with the complete replacement of on-board radio-electronic equipment with modern samples and provides for the use of modern aviation weapons, approximately 3 times increases the combat effectiveness of the aircraft,” – said the representative of the enterprise.

At present, the main task of the Sokol plant is overhaul with deep modernization of the MiG-31 interceptor fighters, which has been under way since 2007.

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