Tagged: SU-30

Russia rues its declining role as arms supplier to India

For years, Russian equipment and Russian defence firms were the highlights of Indian Defexpo and Aero India shows. After live displays, mainly featuring Russian aircraft, helicopters, and armoured vehicles; the crowds would throng the glitzy, neon-lit Russian exhibits...

India’s Front-line Multirole Air superiority fighter Su-30 MKI flies with flaws

The Sukhoi Su-30MKI is a twinjet multirole air superiority fighter developed by Russia’s Sukhoi and built under licence by India’s Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) for the Indian Air Force (IAF). A variant of the Sukhoi Su-30, it is a heavy, all-weather, long-range fighter.But this...