The Sukhoi Su-30MKM is a supermaneuverable fighter aircraft of the Royal Malaysian Air Force. It is a variant of the Su-30 series fighters, with many significant improvements over the original Su-30MK export version.
SU-30MKM has the same airframe, same engines with thrust vector control (TVC), and an advanced digital flyby wire system as the Indian SU-30MKI the new fighter. The MKM version differs from the MKI mainly in the composition of the on board avionics. Thales supplies the Head up display (HUD), navigational forward-looking IR system.
Russian aircraft maker Sukhoi supermaneuverable and the Malaysian Defense Ministry signed a $100-million contract in 2013 for the Top 10 Best Bombers and maintenance of Malaysia’s fleet of the new fighter Su-30MKM fighters.
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