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Sukhoi Su-27
14-AUG-2016 © Paolo Peggi

Sukhoi Su-27

Four images taken with a compact camera,leaning against a wall....sorry guys! :-)
It was a raining day at Vystavka Dostizheniy Narodnogo Khozyaystva (VDNKh) (Exhibition of Achievements of National Economy,Moscow)
The Story
The Sukhoi Su-27 is a twin-engine supermaneuverable fighter aircraft designed by Sukhoi. It was intended as a direct competitor for the large United States fourth-generation fighters such as the Grumman F-14 Tomcat and F-15 Eagle,heavy aircraft ordnance, sophisticated avionics and high maneuverability. The Su-27 was designed for air superiority missions, and subsequent variants are able to perform almost all aerial warfare operations.
The Su-27 entered service with the Soviet Air Forces in 1985.
The newest and most advanced version of the Su-27 is the Su-35S

1/200s f/3.9 at 5.0mm iso125 full exif

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Vijay29-Oct-2016 01:29
oh wow ! great composition
Nestor Derkach26-Oct-2016 15:59
Very nice image, we know rain will not stop you my friend.
Ika Zinka Eferl11-Oct-2016 21:06
That is a gorgeous capture! V
Zoltán Balogh09-Oct-2016 15:30
Cool image of the Su-27 Paolo, wow! V
Gill Kopy09-Oct-2016 04:14
The statue in the background looks on - I wonder what they would have thought way back then ? V
clickA SF09-Oct-2016 03:34
The most attractive feathers of this war bird... Great shot, |Paolo! BV
Dennis Hoyne09-Oct-2016 02:31
It is a beauty! The fastest jet fighter ever built.
Dick Keely08-Oct-2016 22:16
Interesting image! Well done! V.
Tom Munson08-Oct-2016 18:29
Terrific image, Paolo.
Irene Wehrli08-Oct-2016 17:47
Well done Paolo!
Gary Retterbush08-Oct-2016 14:57
Nice shot of an excellent aircraft!
Dan Greenberg08-Oct-2016 14:38
Beautiful capture! Small cameras are very capable these days. ~BV~
cobler08-Oct-2016 12:58
You and the Coolpix did a great job......V
Graeme08-Oct-2016 11:58
An excellent capture of this airplane, despite the rain!! BV
Pawel Kazmierczyk08-Oct-2016 11:25
Great shot - elegantly framed and post processed. You can see this beautiful plane in flight here but these days more often you can see its derivative versions in the skies of Syria, with the Russians bombing Aleppo
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