The Sukhoi Su-26 is a single-seater aerobatic aircraft powered by a single radial reciprocating engine. The Su-26 has mid-mounted straight wings and fixed landing gear, the main gear mounted on a solid titanium arc.
The Sukhoi West Demo Team fly's SU-26M's with the 400 hp engine, which provides an incredible power to weight ratio. This model won both the men's and women's team prizes at the World Aerobatics Championships. The modified Su-26M3 with the new M9F 320 kW (430 hp) engine dominated the 2003 and 2005 Aerobatic World Championships as well as the 2004 European Championships.