Russia’s Deadly Su-27 The Plane That Terrifies NATO and Buzzes Its Fighter Jets

The original version of the Flanker has enjoyed tremendous export success, and still flies in eleven air forces around the world. The bulk of aircraft fly in Russian (359) and Chinese (fifty-nine) service. In some smoldering conflicts (Russia-Ukraine, Ethiopia-Eritrea, Vietnam-China) both sides fly Su-27s. Overall,…

Meet the Su-34, Russia’s Supersonic Strike Aircraft NATO Fears

Based on the Soviet Union’s potent Sukhoi Su-27 Flanker air superiority fighter, the Su-34 Fullback is the Russian Air Force’s long-range strike aircraft of choice. Though the new bomber, which has performed extremely well during the Kremlin’s campaign in Syria, was in development during the…

Flanker: The Russian Jet That Spawned Many New Versions And Lots of Dread – YouTube

This video shows you that Flanker: The Russian Jet That Spawned Many New Versions And Lots of Dread. Four decades, Flanker jets have served as Russia’s top fourth-generation fighter—and also that of the world’s two most populous nations, China and India. The large twin-engine fighter…

India Conducts Unannounced Air Exercise Near Doklam

Indian Air Force (IAF) rotations of SU-30MKI Flanker continued in 2017/2018 at the Bagdogra Airbase, likely for an unannounced air exercise. Previous commercial imagery acquired in January 2016 also showed a squadron level deployment of the IAF’s advanced fighter. Up to eleven Flanker were observed…

Now Russian Su 30 And Su 34 Jets Do Touch and Gos on a Highway – YouTube

Some of Russia’s Su-30M2 Flanker fighter jets and Su-34 Fullback fighter-bomber aircraft performed a series of touch-and-gos on a highway, with this reportedly being the first time those two types of aircraft have ever done so. Su-27 Flankers and Ka-27 Helix helicopters also took part…