F-22 Raptor vs SU-30

F-22 Raptor vs Sukhoi SU-30 Comparison

F-22 RAPTOR infographicSU-30 Flanker-C infographic

F-22 Raptor vs SU-30 Flight Cost Per Hour

PER HOUR - F-22 RAPTORPER HOUR - SU-30

Overall and BVR ratings

CATEGORY F-22 RAPTOR SUKHOI SU-30
BVR Rating 98% 85%
Armament 8.2/10 8.4/10
Technology 10/10 8.0/10
Avionics 9.8/10 8.0/10
Maneuverability 9.4/10 (2D Aerody.) 9.7/10 (3D Thrust)
Rate of Climb max. 315 m/s – 62k ft/min max. 280 m/s – 55k ft/min
Thrust/Weight 1.26 1.05
Service Ceiling 20 km – 65k ft 17 km – 56k ft
Speed 2.25 Mach 2.00 Mach
Fuel Economy 0.47 km/l – 1.10 NM/gallon 0.25 km/l – 0.55 NM/gallon
Unit Cost 250.000.000 USD 60.000.000 USD
Overall Rating excellent excellent

BVR (Beyond Visual Range) Ratings

CATEGORY F-22 RAPTOR SUKHOI SU-30
BVR AAM missile AIM-120 AMRAAM AA-12 Adder (R77 Vympel)
Nation USA Russia
Year in 1997 in 1998
Range (mile) 45 99
Range (km) 75 160
Speed (mph) 2640 2970
Speed (km/h) 4248 4779
Radar AN/APG-77 NIIP N011M BARS
Radar overall rating excellent excellent
BVR Technology 98% 86%
BVR Def. Tech. 99% 84%
RCS – Radar Cross Section 0.0001-0.4 1.5-4.0

Dogfight (close to medium range) Ratings

CATEGORY F-22 RAPTOR SUKHOI SU-30
Cannon GAU-22/A GSh-30-1
Caliber (mm) 20 mm 30 mm
Rate of Fire (rpm) 4200 rpm 1800 rpm
Muzzle Velocity 1000 m/s 860 m/s
Size Point 10%-30% 20% 10%
Maneuverability 9,4 9,7
Thrust/Weight Ratio 1,26 1,05
AAM (first) AIM-9X AA-11 Archer
Operational range 0.2 – 50 km 0.3 – 40 km
AAM (second) AIM-9X AA-8 Aphid
Operational range 0.2 – 50 km 0.1 – 8 km
Dogfight Rating 86% 89%

Size Comparison

CATEGORY F-22 RAPTOR SUKHOI SU-30
Length 18.9 m – 62.0 ft 21.9 m (72.9 ft)
Wingspan 13.6 m – 45 ft 0 in 14.7 m (48.2 ft)
Wing area 78.0 m² – 840 sq ft 62 m² (667 sq ft)
Height 5.08 m – 16.8 ft 6.36 m (20.85 ft)
Weight 19,700 kg – 43,5k lb 17,700 kg (39,021 lb)
Power 2 x 153 kN – 35k lbf 2 x 123 kN – 27,3k lbf

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