Posts Tagged ‘Sukhoi’

Sukhoi T-50 Video

Showing closeups of the new Russian stealth fighter on the ground, testing thrust vectoring, showing the drooping forward wing gloves, and then in flight. It’s a treat!

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The competitor to F-22, Sukhoi’s new PAK-FA fighter is going to do its first flight today. Secret Projects Forum is the place to follow it. They’ll probably link to further material like pictures if any will be available.

These things like major fighters are far between nowadays. Dry for the aerospace enthusiast, though otherwise probably good for all.

EDIT: Postponed to Friday, some talk of a small mishap during taxi runs…

EDIT2: Well, it was done on Friday, I wasn’t updating then because I got a flu. Wikipedia has pretty good pics. The preliminary renderings from last year now seem to have been accurate. The small fin pics in the middle of Matej’s page.

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