The final product of the evolution of Soviet aviation technology of the 70s and 80s, the Sukhoi Su-27 Flanker it is the "absolute fighter" according to the dictates of the air warfare doctrines of the Soviet Union before and of Russia today. Entered into service after a long and troubled development process, the Sukhoi Su-27 and its derivatives now form the pillar of the air forces of Russia and many other countries. They will continue to be so in the coming decades as well.
What is the history of the aircraft?
Does the performance still make him a formidable opponent today?
We will find out Friday 17 at 11.00 with Andrea Gaspardo, our analyst and weapon systems expert.
We look forward to meeting your questions!
Photo: US Air Force