Su-35 Flanker multipurpose fighter Weapon Systems // Aircraft // Fighter


Country of Origin: Russia

The latest member of the Flanker family derived from the original Su-27 (see separate record for full development history), the Su-35 (Russian air force designation Su-27M) is an advanced air-superiority fighter with significant ground-attack capability. The Su-35 has also been called the Super Flanker and Flanker Plus. Around 2005, Sukhoi began modernizing the Su-35 to provide a 4.5-generation fighter as an interim design until the fifth-generation PAK-FA enters service. The original...

 

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