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Su-25 (Su-28) Frogfoot Close-Support Aircraft

Crew

1 - pilot

Maiden Flight

February 1975

Introduced

July 1981

Number Built

1,024

Manufacturer

Sukhoi Design Bureau

Operators

Russian Air Force, Belarusian Air Force and the Ukrainian Air Force

Length

15.53m

Height

4.8m

Wingspan

14.36m

Wing Area

30.1m²

Normal Take-Off Weight

14,600kg

Maximum Take-Off Weight

17,600kg

Empty Weight

10,740kg

Type

2 × Soyuz / Gavrilov R-195 turbojet engines

Thrust

44.18kN each

Range With 4,400kg Weapon Load and External Tanks

750km

Maximum Speed at Sea Level

950km/h

Service Ceiling

7,000m

Service Ceiling With Full Weapon Load

5,000m

Take-Off Run

750m

Take-Off Run on Carrier Ramp

175m

Landing Roll

600m

Ferry Range

7,500km

Combat Radius

375km

Rate of Climb

58m/s

Kopyo-25M Radar

Phazotron

Countermeasures

Pastel

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