Sukhoi Does 'Cobra' Maneuver

Sukhoi Cobra (Bangalore Aero Show - 2007) -- A Sukhoi military plane is making spectacular maneuver called Cobra. The Pugachev's Cobra is considered to be one of the most dramatic and demanding maneuvers performed at air shows worldwide. Introduced by the Swedes, but named after Soviet test pilot Viktor Pugachev, who was the first pilot to perform it officially. Today performed by Su-27, Mig-29, Mig-35, F-16, F-18, F-22 fighter jets.

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