Russian Air Force
RuAF emblem

Flag of the Air Force of the Russian Federation

Country Российская Федерация,

"Russian Federation"

Active 1992
Role Defeating enemy units, reconnaissance, defense of major military units and facilities
Size -
  • 160,000+ personnel
  • 4,300+ Aircraft
Anniversaries August 12th
Current Commander Colonel General Alexander Zelin
Russian Air Force roundel - 2010

Aircraft Edit

Aircraft Photo Origin Type Number In Service
Sukhoi Su-47 Berkut

"Сухой Су-47 Беркут"

Su-47 Russian Federation Technology Demonstrator 4
Sukhoi Su-27 Flanker

"Сухой Су-27"

Su-27 low pass Russian Federation /

Soviet Union


Air Superiority

Sukhoi Su-30

"Сухой Су-30"

Sukhoi Su-30MK of the Russian Air Force Russian Federation /

Soviet Union

Multirole Fighter 15 (10 more to be delivered)
Mil Mi-24 Hind D/Mil Mi-35

"Миль Ми-24" / "Миль Ми-35"

Afghan Mil Mi-35 Russian Federation /

Soviet Union

Attack helicopter with transport capabilities 620
Kamov Ka-50 Werewolf

"Камов Ка-50 Чёрная акула"

Kamov Ka-50 Werewolf Russian Federation /

Soviet Union

Attack Helicopter 8, more on order.
Kamov Ka-52 Alligator

"Камов Ка-52 Аллигатор"

Kamov Ka-52 Flight Russian Federation Attack Helicopter 10, more on order.
Mil Mi-28

"Миль Ми-28"

Russian Federation /

Soviet Union

Attack Helicopter 7, 300 by 2015.