Flight Trials Begin for Su-30SM

Credit: Irkut
Irkut, a subsidiary of Russia's United Aircraft Corp., began flight tests of the twin-seat Sukhoi Su-30SM multirole fighter with two aircraft in late September. Su-30SM was developed for the Russian air force on the basis of Irkut's export bestseller—the Su-30MKI platform. The Su-30MKI, in turn, was...

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