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The Russia’s 5 Most Dangerous Fighter Planes ever built.

As the Russian-Ukraine conflict continues, fighter jets are playing an increasingly important role in attacking the country. But the Russians have modern aero planes that can tear through any conflict. Let’s take a look at five of the most dangerous warplanes ever produced and their capabilities.

No 5, The Sukhoi Su 27.

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It is a twin-engine supermaneuverable fighter aircraft with Soviet origins. It has a range of 3,530 kilometer’s, a fuel capacity of 9,400 kg, a top speed of 2,500 kilometers, heavy aircraft ordnance, modern avionics, and exceptional maneuverability. The Su-27 was developed for air superiority duties, although later variants can undertake nearly all aerial combat roles. It was created as a companion to the Mikoyan MiG-29.

No 4, The Mig 35

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It is a Russian multirole fighter designed by Mikoyan, a United Aircraft Corporation division. It is a development of the MiG-29 and is marketed as a 4++ generation jet fighter. It has a top speed of 2,100 kilometres per hour and a combat range of 2100 kilometres. The klimov RD 33Mk has a maximum takeoff weight of roughly 24500 kg. With afterburner, it produces 88.2 kN.

It can climb 65,000 feet per minute and can carry a variety of bombs, as well as Air to Air and Surface missiles, as well as Anti-radiation and Anti-Ship Missiles.

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No 3, The Su-35.

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It’s the name given to two upgraded versions of the Su-27 air-defense fighter. Sukhoi Design Bureau created them and the Komsomolsk-on-Amur Aircraft Plant produced them. They are single-seat, twin-engine, supermaneuverable aircraft.

It has a top speed of 2400 km/h, a range of 3600 km, and a maximum altitude of 59000 feet.

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It has a fuel capacity of 11,500 kg and a combat range of 1600 km. It can carry various weapons like S25, Air to air and the Surface and Anti-ship missiles and anti-radiations missiles.  It can carry the TV guided and laser Guided bombs.

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No 2, Tu-160.

It is a supersonic, variable-sweep wing heavy strategic bomber designed by the Tupolev Design Bureau in the Soviet Union in the 1970s. It is the largest and heaviest Mach 2+ supersonic military aircraft ever built.

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The 4 samara NK 321 afterburning engine powers this aircraft, which can take off up to 157,000 kg. It has a top speed of 2,220 km/h and a range of 12,300 km. It has a service ceiling of 52,000 feet and a rate of climb of 14,000 feet per minute.

It has two internal rotary launchers, each containing six Raduga Kh 55SM cruise missiles and twelve short-range nuclear missiles, and two internal bays for 45,000 kg of munitions.

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No 1, The Su 57.

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Sukhoi has designed a single-seat, twin-engine stealth multirole fighter. The design combines stealth, supermaneuvrability, super cruise, integrated avionics, and considerable internal payload capacity, making it a multirole fighter capable of aerial warfare as well as ground and sea strike.

At Mach 1.5, the maximum speed is 2,135 km/h, with a range of 3500 km and a service ceiling of 66,000 feet. It has a 70 meter per seconds rate of ascent and It can carry a variety of missiles, including the r77 m and r74 m2 air-to-air missiles. Air-to-surface missiles weighing 4 kg and measuring 38 meters, as well as anti-ship and anti-radiation missiles. it can also carry 500 kg cluster bomb + active homing anti-tank drill

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He is an aviation journalist and the founder of Jetline Marvel. Dawal gained a comprehensive understanding of the commercial aviation industry.  He has worked in a range of roles for more than 9 years in the aviation and aerospace industry. He has written more than 1700 articles in the aerospace industry. When he was 19 years old, he received a national award for his general innovations and holds the patent. He completed two postgraduate degrees simultaneously, one in Aerospace and the other in Management. Additionally, he authored nearly six textbooks on aviation and aerospace tailored for students in various educational institutions. jetlinem4(at)gmail.com

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