Is Rafale better than SU 30 MKI?

Is Rafale better than SU 30 MKI?

Sukhoi is much better than Rafale. The speed of su 30mki is 2.1 to 2.2 mach….Rafale vs SU-30MKI.

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Is Sukhoi 30 better than F 16?

While F-16 is very much lighter and has better Speed, Su-30MKI is equipped with TVC (Thrust-Vectoring Control) engines which means its ITR (Instantaneous Turn Rate) can be extreme. The Sukhoi Su-30MKI has a top speed of Mach 2 (2120 kmph) and has a maximum take-off weight of 38,800 kg.

Why India choose Rafale over Sukhoi?

– It can carry 9,500kg of bombs and munitions. This is more than the Sukhoi 30 MK1, which can carry loads of up to 8,000kg. – The Rafale can carry the Meteor missile, a next-gen beyond-visual-range air-to-air missile capable of hitting targets that are even 100km away with pinpoint accuracy.

Is Sukhoi 30 MKI 4th generation?

Contemporary examples of 4.5-generation fighters are the Sukhoi Su-30SM/Su-34/Su-35, the J-15B/J-16 claimed to have AESA, the Chengdu J-10C, the Mikoyan MiG-35, the Eurofighter Typhoon, the Dassault Rafale, the Saab JAS 39 Gripen, the Boeing F/A-18E/F Super Hornet, the Lockheed Martin F-16E/F, McDonnell Douglas F-15E …

What is a Super Sukhoi?

The Sukhoi Su-30MKI (NATO reporting name: Flanker-H) 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). …

Which fighter jet has most kills?

F6F Hellcat Hellcats were credited with 5,223 kills, more than any other Allied naval aircraft.

Which is better Rafale or J20?

As per IAF experts, Rafale holds major superiority over J20 in terms of engine, combat capabilities, higher weapon load, battle experience and lethal missile power. Though stealth characteristics of the J20 are believed to be superior, its weapon system capabilities are no match to Rafale, say experts.

Does India have 5th generation aircraft?

The AMCA is currently the only fifth generation fighter under development in India, expected to get Ministry of Defence approval in 2022….HAL AMCA.

Advanced Medium Combat Aircraft
Role Stealth multirole fighter
National origin India
Manufacturer Hindustan Aeronautics Limited

Is Sukhoi 30 MKI 5th generation?

Phase 3 of further development of the MKI, will integrate avionic systems being developed for the Indo-Russian Fifth Generation Fighter Aircraft programme. Sukhoi Su-30MKI has electronic counter-measure systems. The RWR system is of Indian design, developed by India’s DRDO, called Tarang, (Wave in English).

Does India have any 5th generation aircraft?

Is Super Sukhoi ready?

At present, the current fleet of Sukhoi-30MKIs in IAF will be upgraded to Super Sukhoi. He expressed confidence that the first Super Sukhoi aircraft will be ready by 2015. First the conversion of initial fleets inducted in the early years of last decade will be undertaken for conversion to Super Sukhoi.

How much does SU 30 cost?

From 2004 onwards, production is carried by HAL. In 2007, India cleared to buy another 40 Su-30MKIs for a total of $US1. 6 billion. In March 2010, it was reported India and Russia are negotiating a contract for additional 42 aircraft.

What is the difference between the Su-30 MKI and the MiG-29?

Both fighters are best in their respective fields. The Su-30 is a heavy long-range fighter while the MiG-29 is a light short-range fighter. Su-30 MKI is a variant of Su-30 specially made for India.

What type of aircraft is the Su-30?

Sukhoi Su-30. The Sukhoi Su-30 (Russian: Сухой Су-30; NATO reporting name: Flanker-C) is a twin-engine, two-seat supermaneuverable fighter aircraft developed by Russia’s Sukhoi Aviation Corporation. It is a multirole fighter for all-weather, air-to-air and air-to-surface deep interdiction missions.

What does Su-30MKM stand for?

The Sukhoi Su-30MKM ( Russian: Модернизированный Коммерческий Малайзийский/ Modernizirovannyi Kommercheskiy Malayziyskiy – Modernized Export Malaysia; NATO reporting name: Flanker-H) is a supermaneuverable fighter of the Royal Malaysian Air Force. It is a variant of the Su-30 series fighters,…

Can the Su-30MK beat the F-15 every time?

In “Su-30MK Beats F-15C ‘Every Time’” published in 2002 on AW&ST, David A. Fulghum and Douglas Barrie reported that the Su-30 used its maneuverability to beat the F-15 in several engagements conducted in a complex of 360-deg. simulation domes at Boeing’s St. Louis facilities.