Ok I felt that my earlier definition about the Su-47 didn't cover much. The Su-47 is an deraitve of the Su-27, the Su-47 and MiG 1.44 are both test beds for the Sukoi PAK FA program, it's first name was S-37. The wing design is not like most other aircraft, the Su-47 has forward swept wings, and titanium aloys used for the wing construction, normal materials used like on most aircraft would just come apart when the Su-47 pulls manuvers. The Su-47's cockpit was designed to the pilot would have the most comfort while pulling high G manuvers or ejecting, it also has a low-travel side mounted control stick, the seat is inclined at an angle of 60 degrees, so the pilot can pull high G manuvers and still stay in control of the aircraft.
Length: 22.6 m (74 ft 2 in)
Wingspan: 15.16 m to 16.7 m (49 ft 9 in to 54 ft 9 in)
Height: 6.3 m (20 ft 8 in)
Wing area: 666 ft² (61.87 m²)
Empty weight: 36,100 lbs (16375 kg)
Loaded weight: 55,115 lb (25,000 kg)
Max takeoff weight: 77,162 lbs (35,000 kg)
Powerplant: 2× Lyulka AL-37FU(planned) flying prototypes used 2 Aviadvigatel D-30F6 afterburning, thrust-vectoring (in PFU modification) turbofans with digital control
Dry thrust: 83.4 kN (18,700 lbf) each
Thrust with afterburner: 142.2 kN (32,000 lbf) each
Thrust vectoring: ±20° at 30° per second in pitch and yaw
Maximum speed: Mach 1.62 ((1500 kmh, 1056 mph)
* At sea level: Mach 1.31 (1,400 km/h, 870 mph)1)
Range: 3,300 km (2,050 mi)
Service ceiling 18,000 m (59,050 ft)
Rate of climb: 233 m/s (46,200 ft/min)
Wing loading: 79.4 lb/ft² (360 kg/m²)
Guns: 1× 30 mm GSh-30-1 cannon with 150 rounds
Missiles: 14 hardpoints (2 wingtip, 6-8 underwing, 4-6 conformal under the fuselage)
Air-to-air: R-77, R-77PD, R-73, K-74
Air-to-surface: X-29T, X-29L, X-59M, X-31P, X-31A, KAB-500, KAB-1500
Do i really need an example for the Su-47?
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