Walkaround #167

Sukhoi Su-27 UB "Flanker-C" 

Reference photos by David Johnston

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These photos were taken by David Johnston at Goose Bay, in July 1998. This plane belongs to the Ukrainian Air Force.

This SU-27UB belongs to the fighter regiment №831 in Mirgorod. It was one of the best regiments in the former-USSR, and it has its own name "Galatsky" and the its own emblem shown on your photo. The text in photo #2 which accompanies the emblem is translated as following: "Galatsky Air Regiment" (on top), "Ukrainian Air Force" (on bottom).

David Johnston

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Photos and text by David Johnston