Tag: Sukhoi Su-30MKI

Only four out of 18 RMAF Su-30MKM fighters are able to fly
Instead RMAF's entire fleet of ten MiG-29 Fuclrums is grounded due to lack of spare parts Malaysia’s Defense Minister Mohamad Sabu told his parliamentary colleagues on Jul. 31 that the country has only four Su-30MKM fighters that can fly. "Only four of the Sukhois are able to fly well," he said. As reported by The Star Online, the Royal Malaysian Air Force...
Indian Air Force not keen on getting an extra 40 Su-30MKI fighters
Actually half of the service fighter fleet is made up of the aircraft and the Su-30MKI is expensive to maintain The Indian Air Force (IAF) is not keen to buying an extra 40 Su-30MKI fighters. Actually half of the service fighter fleet is made up of the aircraft and the Sukhoi fighter is expensive to maintain. India’s Mail Today in fact...
F-35 Vs Su-30 at Blue Flag Ex.
The goal of this edition of the biennial Blue Flag Exercise could be training Israeli Air Force pilots to fly and fight against the Su-30 which if procured by Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force could pose a serious threat to Israeli air assets This year’s iteration of Blue Flag Exercise at Uvda Air Base, Israel, will see a contingent...
Certain Su-30MKIs with one new and one old engine were wrongly accepted by IAF and the Directorate General of Aeronautical Quality Assurance As reported by Deccan Chronicle, it has come to light that Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has delivered at least 18 Su-30MKI fighters to the Indian Air Force that are fitted with second-hand engines. “It was noticed while checking the records…that...