Suchoi / Sukhoi Su-27 / Su-30

Fighter

Suchoi / Suchoj / Sukhoi Su-30 MKI © Mick Bajcar
Photo ©: Mick Bajcar (Photos at airliners.net)
The Sukhoi Su-27 is a twin-engined single-seat air-superiority jet fighter aircraft developed by the Soviet Design Bureau Sukhoi, today Sukhoi JSC (Russia). The Su-30 is a two-seat multirole fighter aircraft variant.
Crew2
Propulsion2 Turbofan Engines
Engine ModelSaturn AL-31F
Engine Power (each)
dry/with Afterburner
79,4 / 122,6 kN17850 / 27562 lbf
Speed2500 km/h1350 kts
  1554 mph
Service Ceiling17.300 m56.758 ft
Range3.000 km1.620 NM
1.864 mi.
Empty Weight16.380 kg36.112 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight33.000 kg72.753 lbs
Wing Span14,70 m48 ft 3 in
Wing Area63,2 m680 ft
Length21,93 m71 ft 11 in
Height6,35 m20 ft 10 in
First Flight20.05.1977
Production Statusin production
ICAO CodeSU27
NATO CodeFlanker
Data for (Version)Sukhoi / Suchoi Su-30MK

[Photo-ID: 2955] Hartmut Ehlers 2009-12-01
Suchoi / Sukhoi Su-30MKM, Royal Malaysian Air Force, M52-16, c/n 10MK3206, Hartmut Ehlers, 2009Suchoi / Sukhoi
Su-30MKM
Royal Malaysian Air Force
Reg.: M52-16
c/n: 10MK3206
 
I had free photosafari on the apron that day (German pilot bonus?)
LIMA 2009 [Pulau Langkawi - International (WMKL / LGK)]
[Photo-ID: 3125] Hartmut Ehlers 2009-12-01
Suchoi / Sukhoi Su-30MKM, Royal Malaysian Air Force, M52-16, c/n 10MK3206, Hartmut Ehlers, 2009Suchoi / Sukhoi
Su-30MKM
Royal Malaysian Air Force
Reg.: M52-16
c/n: 10MK3206
 
Engine shut-down after a good aerobatic display.
LIMA 2009 [Pulau Langkawi - International (WMKL / LGK)]