The first pair of Russian-made Su-30SM multirole fighters purchased by Armenia at the beginning of 2019 landed at an aerodrome in Southern Caucasus republic, Armenia’s Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan announced on his Facebook page on Friday.

“Our most important acquisition this year,” Pashinyan noted, demonstrating the delivered aircraft to his subscribers.

The Armenian authorities announced in early 2019 that they had acquired four Su-30SM multirole fighters from Russia.

The Su-30SM is a generation 4++ serial-produced and upgraded two-seat super-maneuverable fighter jet. The Su-30SM is furnished with two AL-31FP thrust-vectoring reheated double-flow turbofan engines.

The fighter has an operating range of 1,500 km and a flight endurance of 3.5 hours without refueling.

 

Source: TASS

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Considering the Armenian economy, I’d had considered the Indian HAL Tejas with the proposed Dassault mods…
Flanker might be interesting if you have a huge country, for a small one with a low military budget, better consider smaller aircraft with very low maintenance. If made with the Dassault-proposed mods, e.g. the 98kN version of M88 engine, the RE2/AESA radar, some reinforcements in structure and the Thales active stealth system, Tejas would be a perfect choice.
In Russian gear, MiG-35 would had made more sense too.