Source : Indian Defence Updates (IDU)
|An Indian Air Force Sukhoi Su-30MKI|
Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) has proposed its own Super Sukhoi upgrade proposal to the Indian Air Force that comprises largely of the Uttam Mark III radar a new cockpit layout and upgraded avionics for which HAL is keen to get
While on the other hand,
Russian United Aircraft Corporation has proposed to equip the IAF Sukhois with more powerful AL-41F1 engine and is also ready to offer an export variant of the N036 Byelka AESA radar developed for the Sukhoi Su-57 5th generation stealth fighter as well as a new Optical Electronic Sighting navigation system with improved performance characteristics along with a new set of Electronic countermeasures and Multi-channel communication and data transmission system including a new cockpit layout with two main multi-function LCD display.