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Submission + - Russian SU-30 Jet Stops in Mid-Air without Stalls->

zygote writes: From BoingBoing.net
"The fighter can stall from high speed, stopping in less than a second. Then it demonstrates an ability to descend tail first without causing a compressor stall. It can also recover from a flat spin in less than a minute."

Link to video of the jet at air-attack.com: air-attack.com

So, will the Russians sell it to the Chinese? Why don't we [the U.S.] have one? Or do we...?

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Russian SU-30 Jet Stops in Mid-Air without Stalls

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