OTH-603 Sukhoi Su-25 Grach - Frogfoot. All about Russian Attack Aircraft bookIn addition to Sukhoi Su-24M front-line bombers, legendary Su-25 Grach are now fighting in Syria.
Although Su-25 are in service for over half a century, today they remain among the best world battle aircraft – formidable, versatile, reliable, phenomenally tenacious, not once saved the lives of pilots in seemingly hopeless situations.
Having accepted baptism of fire in Afghanistan (it was there for the Su-25 has the nickname Grach - "Rook"), this aircraft was involved in a dozen wars, from Iraq, Ethiopia and the Congo to Chechnya, Tajikistan, Karabakh, Abkhazia, and South Ossetia – and now instills fear in the ISIS militants.
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