What are the special features of Sukhoi Su 30MKI?

What are the special features of Sukhoi Su 30MKI?

The Su-30MKI has a range of 3,000 km with internal fuel which ensures a 3.75 hour combat mission. Also, it has an in-flight refueling (IFR) probe that retracts beside the cockpit during normal operation. The air refueling system increases the flight duration up to 10 hours with a range of 3,000 km combat radius.

Which generation is Sukhoi 30 MKI?

The Su-30SM is considered a 4+ generation fighter jet. The aircraft has been upgraded according to Russian military requirements for radar, radio communications systems, friend-or-foe identification system, ejection seats, weapons, and other aircraft systems.

How much does a Sukhoi 30 cost?

Last July, the Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) approved the procurement of 12 Su-30MKI aircraft from Russia to be licence-produced by HAL at an estimated to cost of ₹10,730 crore.

Is Sukhoi 30 better than Rafale?

Sukhoi is much better than Rafale. The speed of su 30mki is 2.1 to 2.2 mach. And most important point is that now su 30mki has Brahmos missile. Another fact that Su30 MKI is a 4.5 gen Fighter , puts it in an entirely different class than Rafale.

Which is better Sukhoi or Tejas?

Tejas Mk 1A Versus Sukhoi-30MKI According to HAL, the fighter has been built with the capability to fire BVR missiles such as Derby, which already arms the current Tejas itself. It can fly as many weapons and missiles as the Sukhoi aircraft with a heavier weight.

Which is better Sukhoi 35 vs Rafale?

An su-30mki can beat rafale any day let alone the su 35 . it has better bvr capability than the rafale. Simply fail to agree with the analysis about maneuverability…..Rafale vs SU-35.

BVR Rating 90% 87%
Armament 8.6/10 8.4/10
Technology 8.5/10 8.2/10
Avionics 8.4/10 8.3/10

Is Su 30 MKI made in India?

Since 2005, when Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL), Nashik, delivered the first “Made in India” Sukhoi-30MKI fighters, it has been HAL’s most lucrative cash cow.

Was SU 30 MKI shot down?

On Air Force Day, India flies the Sukhoi-30MKI that Pak claimed to have shot down. The Sukhoi jet that flew on the right during the formation was the same aircraft that Pakistan claimed it had shot down in an aerial dogfight on February 27 near the India-Pakistan border after the Balakot strike.

Is Tejas costly than Sukhoi?

The negotiated price amounts to about Rs 550 crore per Tejas Mark 1A fighter, which is significantly higher than the Rs 430 crore cost of each Sukhoi-30MKI that HAL builds. The reasons for this high cost is the four major improvements the IAF has demanded over the current Tejas Mark 1 version.

Is Tejas a good fighter jet?

India’s homegrown fourth-generation Tejas MK1A fighter jets are believed to be more reliable than Chinese combat aircraft, according to a report by US Magazine. Developed by the state-owned Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), Tejas is a single-engine, fourth-generation, multirole light combat aircraft.

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