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Sukhoi Su-30MKI Super Flanker

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Last Updated: Sep 15, 2002

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since June 29, 2002

Prototype 01??? [CANNOT BE ENLARGED]

Su-30MKI Prototype '56'

The First prototype - made its first flight on July 1, 1997.

Later re-numbered 01 (see below) and crashed at Paris.

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Su-30MKI Prototype '01'

This particular machine was lost on June 12, 1999 at Paris.

Note the twin nosewheel.


Su-30MKI Prototype '06' : T10PMK-6

The Second prototype - made its first flight on March 23, 1998

This plane has a single nose wheel. This airframe was modified from the T10PU-6, which was the 2nd prototype for the Su-27PU.

Su-30MKI Prototype '04'

Su-30MKI Prototype '05'

The MKI makes waves! [CANNOT BE ENLARGED]

Su-30MKI seen at Aeroindia 2001, Bangalore.

05 before the MKI uprade[???]

This particluar airframe is a series produced Su-27PU (the T10U-5) which was modifed into a Su-30 prototype (T10PU-5).
Note the retractable refueling probe.

Su-30MKI Prototype Cockpit

The MKI cockpit also has French and Israeli components.

Su-30MKI Detailed Views

Also See :

Links Su-30MKI Info, History, Specs etc [Highly Recommended !!] Su-30MKI in IAF photos Pictures of Su-30MKs already in IAF service

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