Flying & fighting in the Sukhoi Su-30 ‘Flanker’: A pilot interview

Described as a ‘royal merciless game-changer’, the Sukhoi Su-30 ‘Flanker’ is a monster: a long-ranged, well armed, unbeatably manoeuvrable fighter uniquely equipped with 3D thrust-vectoring control (TVC) enabling it to perform seemingly impossible aerobatics in the sky. We spoke to¬† IAF Gp Capt Anurag Sharma to learn more about flying and fighting in the Russian … Continue reading Flying & fighting in the Sukhoi Su-30 ‘Flanker’: A pilot interview