Suchoi / Sukhoi Su-7

Fighter / Fighter Bomber

Suchoi / Suchoj / Sukhoi Su-7BM, ex Polish AF, 09, c/n 5309, Hermeskeil Museum © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Sukhoi Su-7 is a single-engine single-seat jet fighter and fighter bomber aircraft developed by the Soviet Design Bureau Sukhoi. The Su-7B fighter bomber was the man production variant.
Beside the Soviet Union the Sukhoi Su-7 was used by the Air Forces of Afghanistan, Algeria, Czechoslovakia, Egypt, India, Iraq, North Korea, Poland, Syria and Vietnam.
Crew1
Propulsion1 Turbojet Engine
Engine ModelLyulka AL-7F
Engine Power
dry/with Afterburner
67,1 / 94,1 kN15085 / 21155 lbf
Speed1700 km/h918 kts
  1056 mph
Service Ceiling19.500 m63.976 ft
Range1.130 km610 NM
702 mi.
Empty Weight8.636 kg19.039 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight14.800 kg32.628 lbs
Wing Span8,93 m29 ft 4 in
Wing Area27,6 m297 ft
Length17,37 m56 ft 12 in
Height4,57 m14 ft 12 in
First Flight1955
Production Statusout of production
Total Productionca. 1500
ICAO CodeSU7
NATO CodeFitter A Moujik
Data for (Version)Sukhoi / Suchoi Su-7B

[Photo-ID: 10573] Karsten Palt 2014-06-08
Suchoi Su-7BKL, Czechoslovak Air Force, 6513, c/n 94A6513, Karsten Palt, 2014Suchoi
Su-7BKL
Czechoslovak Air Force
Reg.: 6513
c/n: 94A6513
 
Letecke Muzeum Kbely [Prague]
[Photo-ID: 11677] Karsten Palt 2015-08-22
Suchoi Su-7BKL, Polish Air Force, 806, c/n 7806, Karsten Palt, 2015Suchoi
Su-7BKL
Polish Air Force
Reg.: 806
c/n: 7806
 
Polish Aviation Museum [Krakow]
[Photo-ID: 11678] Karsten Palt 2015-08-22
Suchoi Su-7BKL, Polish Air Force, 807, c/n 7807, Karsten Palt, 2015Suchoi
Su-7BKL
Polish Air Force
Reg.: 807
c/n: 7807
 
without markings
Polish Aviation Museum [Krakow]
[Photo-ID: 10574] Karsten Palt 2014-06-08
Suchoi Su-7BM, Czechoslovak Air Force, 5616, c/n 5616, Karsten Palt, 2014Suchoi
Su-7BM
Czechoslovak Air Force
Reg.: 5616
c/n: 5616
 
Letecke Muzeum Kbely [Prague]
[Photo-ID: 11679] Karsten Palt 2015-08-22
Suchoi Su-7BM, Polish Air Force, 01, c/n 5301, Karsten Palt, 2015Suchoi
Su-7BM
Polish Air Force
Reg.: 01
c/n: 5301
 
without markings
Polish Aviation Museum [Krakow]
[Photo-ID: 11680] Karsten Palt 2015-08-22
Suchoi Su-7BM, Polish Air Force, 06, c/n 5306, Karsten Palt, 2015Suchoi
Su-7BM
Polish Air Force
Reg.: 06
c/n: 5306
 
Polish Aviation Museum [Krakow]
[Photo-ID: 1442] Karsten Palt 2008-09-27
Suchoi / Suchoj / Sukhoi Su-7BM, Polish Air Force, 9, c/n 5309, Karsten Palt, 2008Suchoi / Suchoj / Sukhoi
Su-7BM
Polish Air Force
Reg.: 9
c/n: 5309
 
Flugausstellung L.+P. Junior [Hermeskeil]
[Photo-ID: 1443] Karsten Palt 2008-09-27
Suchoi / Suchoj / Sukhoi Su-7BM, Polish Air Force, 9, c/n 5309, Karsten Palt, 2008Suchoi / Suchoj / Sukhoi
Su-7BM
Polish Air Force
Reg.: 9
c/n: 5309
 
Flugausstellung L.+P. Junior [Hermeskeil]
[Photo-ID: 11681] Karsten Palt 2015-08-22
Suchoi Su-7UM, Polish Air Force, 116, c/n 2116, Karsten Palt, 2015Suchoi
Su-7UM
Polish Air Force
Reg.: 116
c/n: 2116
 
Polish Aviation Museum [Krakow]