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Encyclopedia > Sukhoi
Sukhoi Company
Sukhoi logo
Type Joint stock company
Founded as OKB-51, 1939
Headquarters Moscow, Russia
Key people Pavel Sukhoi, founder
Industry Aerospace and defense
Products Military aircraft
Civil airliners
Website sukhoi.org

Sukhoi (pronounced [suk-oi]) (Сухой) is a major Russian military fighter aircraft manufacturer. Founded by Pavel Sukhoi in 1939 as the Sukhoi Design Bureau (OKB-51, design office prefix Su), it is currently known as Sukhoi Corporation. It is comprised of the JSC Sukhoi Design Bureau located in Moscow, the Novosibirsk Aviation Production Association (NAPO), the Komsomolsk-on-Amur Aviation Production Association (KnAAPO) and Irkutsk Aviation. Sukhoi is headquartered in Moscow. Finmeccanica is purchasing 25% of Sukhoi's civil division.[1] The Russian government is planning to merge Sukhoi with Mikoyan, Ilyushin, Irkut, Tupolev, and Yakovlev as a new company named United Aircraft Building Corporation.[2] Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... A joint stock company is a type of business partnership in which the capital is formed by the individual contributions of a group of shareholders. ... Saint Basils Cathedral Moscow (Russian/Cyrillic: Москва́, pronounciation: Moskva), capital of Russia, located on the river Moskva, and encompassing 878. ... Pavel Osipovich Sukhoi Pavel Osipovich Sukhoi (Павел Осипович Сухой) (July 22, 1895 – September 15, 1975) was a Belarusian aircraft constructor and designer. ... Look up aerospace in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... The AK-47 has been produced in greater numbers than any other assault rifle and has been used in conflicts all over the world. ... A website (or Web site) is a collection of web pages, images, videos and other digital assets and hosted on a particular domain or subdomain on the World Wide Web. ... Pronunciation refers to: the way a word or a language is usually spoken; the manner in which someone utters a word. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... An aerospace manufacturer is a company or individual involved in the various aspects of designing, building, testing, selling, and maintaining aircraft, aircraft parts, missiles, rockets, and/or spacecraft. ... Pavel Osipovich Sukhoi Pavel Osipovich Sukhoi (Павел Осипович Сухой) (July 22, 1895 – September 15, 1975) was a Belarusian aircraft constructor and designer. ... 1939 (MCMXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full year calendar). ... An OKB (Russian: Опытное конструкторское бюро - Opytnoe Konstructorskoe Byuro - Experimental Design Bureau) was, during the Soviet era, an engineering design team. ... A joint stock company is a type of business partnership in which the capital is formed by the individual contributions of a group of shareholders. ... Location Position of Moscow in Europe Government Country District Subdivision Russia Central Federal District Federal City Mayor Yuriy Luzhkov Geographical characteristics Area  - City 1,081 km² Population  - City (2007)    - Density 10,469,000   9684. ... Location of Novosibirsk in Russia and the Oblast Coordinates: Oblast Novosibirsk  - Mayor Vladimir Gorodetskiy Area    - City 447. ... this is the coolest town u have to visit this town i visited it and it completely changed my life from now i love russia Komsomolsk-on-Amur (Russian: ; often transliterated directly as Komsomolsk-na-Amure) is a city located in Khabarovsk Krai, Russia on the left bank of Amur... Irkutsks location Kazansky Church in Irkutsk Irkutsk (Russian: ) is one of the largest cities in Siberia. ... Location Position of Moscow in Europe Government Country District Subdivision Russia Central Federal District Federal City Mayor Yuriy Luzhkov Geographical characteristics Area  - City 1,081 km² Population  - City (2007)    - Density 10,469,000   9684. ... Finmeccanica is Italys second largest industrial group. ... Mikoyan, formerly Mikoyan-Gurevich (Russian: ), is a Russian military aircraft design bureau, primarily for fighter aircraft. ... Ilyushin (Russian: Илью́шин) is a Russian (formerly Soviet) aircraft manufacturer (design office prefix Il), founded by Sergey Vladimirovich Ilyushin. ... Irkut[1] refers to the Irkutsk Aviation Industrial Association,it was setup in 1932 in the Transbaykal region in the Russian Federation. ... Tupolev (Russian: Туполев) is a Russian aerospace and defence company. ... This page is about the aircraft design bureau and manufacturer. ... United Aircraft Building Corporation (UABC), in Russian : Объединённая авиастроительная корпорация), is a Russian state-owned corporation that consolidates aircraft construction companies and state assets engaged in the manufacture, design and sale of military, non-military, transport, and unmanned aircraft. ...


Currently the Su-24 'Fencer', Su-24 'Fencer-D', Su-25 'Frogfoot', Su-27 'Flanker', Su-30 'Flanker-C', and shipborne Su-33 'Flanker-D' aircraft are in service of the Russian Air Force and Navy. Sukhoi attack or fighter aircraft were supplied to Armenia, India, China, Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Germany, Syria, Algeria, North Korea, Vietnam, Malaysia, Afghanistan, Yemen, Egypt, Libya, Iran, Angola, Ethiopia, and Peru. Venezuela will sign contracts for the purchase of 30 Su-30 fighter jets in July 2006. A total of more than 2000 Sukhoi aircraft were supplied to foreign countries on export contracts. With its Su-26, Su-29 and Su-31 models Sukhoi is also one of the leading manufacturers of aerobatic aircraft. The Sukhoi Su-24 (NATO reporting name Fencer) was the Soviet Unions most advanced all-weather interdiction and attack aircraft in the 1970s and 1980s. ... The Sukhoi Su-24 (NATO reporting name Fencer) was the Soviet Unions most advanced all-weather interdiction and attack aircraft in the 1970s and 1980s. ... Su-25SM The Su-25 (NATO reporting name Frogfoot) is a battlefield attack, close air support, and anti-tank aircraft designed by the Soviet Union. ... The Sukhoi Su-27 (Су-27 in the Cyrillic alphabet) (NATO reporting name Flanker) is originally a Soviet fighter aircraft designed by the Sukhoi Design Bureau (SDB). ... The Sukhoi Su-30 (NATO reporting name Flanker-C) is a highly-agile military aircraft developed by Russias Sukhoi Aviation Corporation in 1996. ... An Su-33 preparing for take-off from the deck of the aircraft carrierKuznetsov To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... The Russian Air Force (Russian: Военно-воздушные cилы России, transliteration: Voyenno-vozdushnye sily Rossii) is the air force of Russia. ... The Russian Navy (Russian: Военно-Морской Флот (ВМФ) - Voyenno- Morskoy Flot (VMF) or Military Maritime Fleet) is the naval arm of the Russian armed forces. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... A Sukhoi Su-26 with red, blue, and purple cowling. ... Check it out at www. ... Soon after aircraft were invented, pilots realised that they could be used as part of a flying circus to entertain people or impress others in what was termed aerobatics. ...


On August 4, 2006 the US State Department imposed sanctions on Sukhoi for allegedly supplying Iran in violation of the United States Iran Nonproliferation Act of 2000. Sukhoi is now prohibited from doing business with the United States Federal Government.[3]. As Sukhoi did not trade with Iran, most observers in Russia believe the sanctions are in retaliation for a contract with Venezuela reached during Hugo Chávez's visit to Russia in July 2006 [1]. August 4 is the 216th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (217th in leap years), with 149 days remaining. ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ... The United States Department of State, often referred to as the State Department, is the Cabinet-level foreign affairs agency of the United States Government, equivalent to foreign ministries in other countries. ... Sanctions is the plural of sanction (see also penalty). ... Wall Street, Manhattan is the location of the New York Stock Exchange and is often used as a symbol for the world of business. ... The U.S. Constitution, adopted in 1789 by a constitutional convention, sets down the basic framework of American government in its seven articles. ... Hugo Rafael Chávez Frías (IPA: ) (born July 28, 1954) is the current President of Venezuela. ...

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Production aircraft

Decomissioned Polish Su-20 'Fitter' (export version of Su-17)
Decomissioned Polish Su-20 'Fitter' (export version of Su-17)
Superjet 100
Superjet 100
  • Su-2 - light bomber
  • Su-7 'Fitter' - attack plane
  • Su-9 'Fishpot' - interceptor fighter
  • Su-11 'Fishpot-C' - interceptor fighter
  • Su-12 - observation plane (1947)
  • Su-15 'Flagon' - 1967, interceptor fighter
  • Su-17/Su-20/Su-22 'Fitter' - attack plane
  • Su-24 'Fencer' - 1974, jet bomber
  • Su-25 'Frogfoot' - ground attack aircraft
  • Su-26 - single seat aerobatic aircraft (civil)
  • Su-27 'Flanker A/B' - 1984
  • Su-28/Su-25UB - Trainer and Demonstrator
  • Su-29 - double seat aerobatic aircraft (civil)
  • Su-30 'Flanker-C' - 1992
  • Su-31 - single seat aerobatic aircraft (civil)
  • Su-33 'Flanker-D' - 1994, carrier-based aircraft
  • Su-34 'Fullback'- 2006, "Platypus"
  • Su-27M/Su-35 'Flanker-E' - 1995
  • Su-25TM/Su-39 'Frogfoot' - ground attack aircraft, optimised for anti-tank use
  • Sukhoi-Gulfstream S-21 - a supersonic business jet design.
  • Su-80 - a twin-turboprop STOL transport
  • Superjet 100

Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1185x459, 269 KB) Sukhoi Su-20 photo by Radomil, 6 June 2005, Poznań File links The following pages link to this file: Sukhoi Sukhoi Su-17 ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1185x459, 269 KB) Sukhoi Su-20 photo by Radomil, 6 June 2005, Poznań File links The following pages link to this file: Sukhoi Sukhoi Su-17 ... This work is copyrighted. ... This work is copyrighted. ... The Sukhoi Su-2 was a single engined attack bomber used in the early stages of World War II. It was the first plane designed by Pavel Sukhoi. ... Su-7BKL The Sukhoi Su-7 (NATO designation Fitter) was a swept wing, turbojet-powered fighter-bomber used by the Soviet Union and its allies. ... Sukhoi Su-9 This article describes the supersonic Su-9 Fishpot. For the earlier subsonic interceptor, see Sukhoi Su-9 (1946). ... Sukhoi Su-11 The Sukhoi Su-11 (NATO reporting name Fishpot-C) was an interceptor aircraft used by the Soviet Union in the 1960s. ... The Sukhoi Su-12 (Aircraft RK) was a prototype Soviet reconnaissance and artillery spotter aircraft. ... This is a list of aviation-related events from 1947: Events March March 14 - Saudi Arabian Airlines begins regular services. ... Su-15 The Sukhoi Su-15 (NATO reporting name Flagon) was a twin-engined interceptor aircraft developed by the Soviet Union in the 1960s to replace the Sukhoi Su-11. ... Polish decomissioned Su-20 Front view of Su-20 Polish Su-22 Two aircraft share the designation Su-17 The Sukhoi Su-17 (NATO reporting name Fitter) was a Soviet attack aircraft developed from the Su-7 fighter-bomber. ... The Sukhoi Su-24 (NATO reporting name Fencer) was the Soviet Unions most advanced all-weather interdiction and attack aircraft in the 1970s and 1980s. ... Su-25SM The Su-25 (NATO reporting name Frogfoot) is a battlefield attack, close air support, and anti-tank aircraft designed by the Soviet Union. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... A Sukhoi Su-26 with red, blue, and purple cowling. ... The Sukhoi Su-27 (Су-27 in the Cyrillic alphabet) (NATO reporting name Flanker) is originally a Soviet fighter aircraft designed by the Sukhoi Design Bureau (SDB). ... Sukhoi 28 is a Fictional plane on game Flanker, this fighter is from O.T.A.N the Rebel at Republic Asran, Su-28 Appears when EDU and Chris with S-37 engage 2 Versus 2 with Su-28. ... Check it out at www. ... The Sukhoi Su-30 (NATO reporting name Flanker-C) is a highly-agile military aircraft developed by Russias Sukhoi Aviation Corporation in 1996. ... An Su-33 preparing for take-off from the deck of the aircraft carrierKuznetsov To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... The Sukhoi Su-34 (NATO reporting name Fullback) is an advanced Russian 2-seat fighter-bomber and strike aircraft. ... The Sukhoi Su-35 (NATO designation: Flanker-E) is an advanced fighter aircraft flown by the Russian Federation Air Force. ... Su-25SM The Su-25 (NATO reporting name Frogfoot) is a battlefield attack, close air support, and anti-tank aircraft designed by the Soviet Union. ... Sukhoi-Gulfstream S-21 was an experimental Russian-American supersonic business jet In the early 1990s, Gulfstream Aerospace and The Sukhoi Design Bureau of Moscow began a joint effort to develop a supersonic small business jet, code named the S-21. ... A supersonic business jet (SSBJ) is a small business jet, intended to travel at speeds above Mach 1. ... The Sukhoi S-80 is a Russian twin-turboprop, twin-boom STOL transport aircraft. ... For other uses, see Superjet (disambiguation). ...

Experimental aircraft

Su-38L
Su-38L
Su-47 (S-37)
Su-47 (S-37)
  • Su-5 - jet-propeller fighter
  • Su-6 - ground attack aircraft
  • Su-8 - ground attack aircraft
  • Su-9 - jet fighter
  • Su-37 'Flanker-F' ("Terminator"), an improved Su-35
  • Su-38 light agricultural aircraft
  • S-32/37 Berkut - multirole fighter (was marketed for a time under the designation Su-47)
  • T-4 - supersonic bomber, very similar in concept to the American XB-70 Valkyrie
  • Sukhoi PAK FA

Note: The Sukhoi OKB has reused aircraft designations on occasion, for example: the Su-9 from 1946 and the later Su-9 from 1956, the former was not produced in quantity. Sukhoi prototype designations are based on wing layout planform. Straight and swept wings are assigned the "S" prefix, while delta winged designs(including tailed-delta) have "T" for a designation prefix. Image File history File links Size of this preview: 800 × 554 pixel Image in higher resolution (907 × 628 pixel, file size: 114 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Su-38L at Moscow Air Show, Zhukovski, 2001, taken by Roman Bazalevski, published with permission File links The following pages on the English... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 800 × 554 pixel Image in higher resolution (907 × 628 pixel, file size: 114 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Su-38L at Moscow Air Show, Zhukovski, 2001, taken by Roman Bazalevski, published with permission File links The following pages on the English... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 800 × 548 pixel Image in higher resolution (922 × 632 pixel, file size: 94 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) S-37 at Moscow Air Show in Zhukovski, 2001 File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 800 × 548 pixel Image in higher resolution (922 × 632 pixel, file size: 94 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) S-37 at Moscow Air Show in Zhukovski, 2001 File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages... Su-47 Berkut The Sukhoi Su-47 Berkut (Russian: Су-47 Беркут - golden eagle), designated S-32 and/or S-37 during initial development, is an experimental supersonic jet fighter developed by the Sukhoi Corporation. ... We dont have an article called Sukhoi Su-5 Start this article Search for Sukhoi Su-5 in. ... We dont have an article called Sukhoi Su-6 Start this article Search for Sukhoi Su-6 in. ... We dont have an article called Sukhoi Su-8 Start this article Search for Sukhoi Su-8 in. ... Su-9 This article describes the first aircraft to carry the Su-9 designation. ... The Sukhoi Su-37 Terminator (NATO designation: Flanker-F) is a Russian multi-role jet fighter aircraft. ... The Antonov An-2 was the first purpose-built agricultural arcraft to be mass-produced. ... This article or section is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ... Sukhoi T-4 was a Soviet medium-range bomber. ... The North American XB-70 Valkyrie was conceived for the Strategic Air Command in the 1950s as a high-altitude bomber that could fly three times the speed of sound (Mach 3). ... The PAK FA (or PAK-FA) is a Russian fifth-generation fighter jet which is being developed by a consortia of companies, including Mikoyan, Yakovlev and spearheaded by Sukhoi. ... Su-9 This article describes the first aircraft to carry the Su-9 designation. ... This is a list of aviation-related events from 1946: // Events January January 1 - a British South American Airways Avro Lancastrian becomes the first commercial flight to depart Heathrow Airport January 10 - a Sikorsky R5 sets an unofficial helicopter altitude record of 6,400 m (21,000 ft) at Stratford... Sukhoi Su-9 This article describes the supersonic Su-9 Fishpot. For the earlier subsonic interceptor, see Sukhoi Su-9 (1946). ... This is a list of aviation-related events from 1956: Events March March 10 - Lt Cdr Peter Twiss sets a new airspeed record in the Fairey Delta FD.2, also becoming the first person to exceed 1,000 mph. ... The swept wing of an airliner: British Midland Airbus A320-200 A swept-wing is a wing planform used on high-speed aircraft that spend a considerable portion of their flight time in the transonic. ... The delta-wing is a wing planform in the form of a triangle. ...


Example: S-37 and T-10. This article or section is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ... The Sukhoi Su-27 (Су-27 in the Cyrillic alphabet) (NATO reporting name Flanker) is originally a Soviet fighter aircraft designed by the Sukhoi Design Bureau (SDB). ...


See also: List of military aircraft of the Soviet Union and the CIS This list of the military aircraft of the Soviet Union and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) includes experimental, prototype, and operational types regardless of era. ...


References

  1. ^ "Finmeccanica Will Buy 25% of Sukhoi Civil Aircraft." Bloomberg.com. February 21, 2006.
  2. ^ "Russian Aircraft Industry Seeks Revival Through Merger." The New York Times. February 22, 2006.
  3. ^ "Russia slams U.S. sanctions on Russian arms companies", People's Daily Online, 2006-08-05.

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Pavel Sukhoi - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (407 words)
Sukhoi was born in Glubokoye near Vitebsk, a small village in Belarus.
The aircraft-bombers developed under Sukhoi are the Su-17 and the Su-24.
The last fighter Sukhoi designed was the T-10 (Su-27) but he did not live to see it fly.
Sukhoi (1944 words)
Sometimes Sukhoi's designs were superior to those with which they were competing but one or other factor resulting from the exigencies of the times prevented their selection for production.
Sukhois interceptor was intended to attain its maximum speed at an altitude of the order of 22,965 ft (7 000 m) and be capable of combat up to at least 32,800 ft (10 000 m).
During the hurried evacuation of the capital and the transfer of Sukhoi's design bureau to Novosibirsk, the sole prototype of the Su-l interceptor was destroyed.
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