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  1. Fighter rivals eye Warsaw's Harpia opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2018 | Flight Global

    ... to promote its multirole Typhoon for the requirement, which seeks to replace Poland's RAC MiG-29 fighters and Sukhoi Su-22 ground-attack aircraft. Andrea Nappi, Leonardo's vice-president, Eurofighter export, outlined a possible partnership path with ...


  2. Flying from Da Nang to Singapore aboard Silk AIrRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... noodle bowl and a cold beer. As we were taxiing out to the runway, I saw an open-walled hangar with a couple of Sukhoi Su-22 fighter bombers sitting there. The Vietnam People's Air Force operates 36 of these babies.


  3. Iran has promoted efficiency of Sukhoi Su-22 fightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2018 | Tehran Times

    Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps Aerospace Force has lauded his forces' success in boosting the efficiency of Sukhoi Su-22 fighter jets. In an interview with Tasnim published on Tuesday, Shamsoddin Farzadipoor said while Sukhoi Su-22 can carry up to four tons of arms, the IRGC's advances in developing smart, pinpoint-hitting weapons have greatly improved the efficiency of the fighter jet.


  4. Iranian Senior General: If the US starts a war, Iran will finish itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2018 | Jerusalem Post

    ... a range of 1500 kilometers. Hajizadeh made the announcement on the sidelines of a ceremony in Tehran where 10 Sukhoi Su-22 fighter jets, which had been upgraded with new systems which would allow them to carry and fire smart and cluster bombs as ...


  5. 2 pilots die as Vietnamese fighter-bomber crashesRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2018 | Xinhuanet

    A Vietnamese fighter-bomber Sukhoi Su-22 crashed in Vietnam's central Nghe An province on Thursday, killing two pilots, local media reported. Senior Lieutenant-General Nguyen Trong Nghia, vice chairman of the General Political Department under the Vietnamese People's Army, told online newspaper VietNamNet that the Air and Air Defense Force told him the Su-22 with two pilots on board had an accident when conducting a regular training flight on a hill in Nghia Yen commune, Nghia Dan district.


  6. Trump's threats suggest he is ignorant of IRGC's capabilities: IRGC chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | Tehran Times

    Responding to U.S. President Donald Trump's anti-Iran rhetoric, chief of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps said on Wednesday that if Trump hears about the IRGC's capabilities, he will never dare say the same things again. Speaking at a ceremony held in Tehran to deliver 10 Sukhoi Su-22 fighter jets overhauled and upgraded by domestic experts at the IRGC Aerospace Force, Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari shrugged off the U.S. administration's threat to cut Iran's oil exports to zero by November, saying such threats can be easily countered.


  7. Israel shoots down Syrian Sukhoi Su-22/24 with Patriot missilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | Mintfo

    The Israel Defense Forces said on July 24 that it shot down a Syrian Air Force Sukhoi Su-22/24 using two Patriot missiles. "The Syrian Air Force Sukhoi Su-22/24 departed from the T-4 Airbase in Syria and then flew towards Israel at a high speed.


  8. This is the Patriot missile defense system that Israel just used to shoot down a Syrian warplaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2018 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Israel's military said on Tuesday that it fired two US-made Patriot missiles at and "intercepted" a Syrian Sukhoi fighter that entered its airspace. The plane crashed in Syria near the country's border zone with Israel, and the fate of the pilot is unknown, according to The New York Times.


  9. Poland Defense and Security: Accelerating the modernization of its armed forcesRead the original story

    May 3, 2018 |

    ... will post a forecast-period CAGR of 3.1% to reach US$656.2 million in 2021, driven by the replacement of the Sukhoi Su-22 and Mikoyan MiG-29 with F-16s and F-35s. In 2016, Poland registered a capital expenditure of US$600.3 million on homeland ...


  10. Syrian gov't plans to retake north Homs from rebels next-ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2018 | The Peninsula

    A Sukhoi Su-22 Syrian army plane releases bombs over southern Damascus in the area of Yarmuk Palestinian refugee camp on April 24, 2018. AFP / Rami al SAYED DAMASCUS: The Syrian government plans to recover an opposition-held pocket north of Homs city soon after it completes surrender deals with armed groups around the capital Damascus, a Syrian government minister said on Tuesday.


  11. Airstrikes' Dire Warning: Don't Ignore Trump on SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | News Max

    ... we actually do know who to blame. U.S. military radar systems monitored a Syrian Air Force Russian-supplied Sukhoi Su-22-fixed wing aircraft originating from a government-controlled Shayrat airbase on April 4 which flew over Khan Sheikhoun on two ...


  12. Pilot blew himself up with a grenade to evade capture in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    Rebel fighters in Syria have shot down a Russian Su-22 jet using a handheld anti-aircraft missile and killed its pilot when he opened fire on them resisting capture. Source - @QalaatAlMudiq A Russian pilot shouted "this is for our guys" before detonating a grenade to evade capture by rebel fighters in Syria.


  13. Russian pilot killed after plane shot down by Syrian rebelsRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

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  14. Syria threatens to 'destroy' Turkish warplanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | Daily Mail

    A Syrian Sukhoi Su-22 flies over a rebel-held area on the outskirts of Damascus in this file picture taken on November 18, 2017 Deputy foreign minister Faisal Mekdad warned on Thursday that Syria's air force could destroy any Turkish warplanes used in a threatened assault on the war-torn country. "We warn that the Syrian Air Force is ready to destroy Turkish air targets in the skies of Syria," Mekdad told reporters, according to Syria's official SANA news agency.


  15. Poland launches new fighter studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | Flight Global

    ... start in 2024. The selected type will replace the air force's current fleets of 31 RAC MiG-29 fighters and 18 Sukhoi Su-22 ground-attack aircraft ( below ). Warsaw is also looking to obtain an electronic warfare capability, but is not clear if this ...


  16. Iranian warplane crashes during training, pilot killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2017 | The Indian Express

    An Iranian fighter jet crashed on Saturday during a training exercise and the pilot was killed, the website of the elite Revolutionary Guards reported. The Sukhoi Su-22, belonging to the Guards, came down in the southern province of Fars, Sepahnews said.


  17. IRGC warplane crashes in southern IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2017 | Trend

    An Iranian military plane, belonging to IRGC , crashed in the country's southern province of Fars today morning, state-run IRINN TV reported Nov. 11. The incident occurred at 8:00 local time when a Sukhoi Su-22 fighter, which was carrying out combat exercises, crashed near Sarvestan city. Investigation teams have been dispatched to the incident location.