Underdog Ukrainian pilots fight high-tech Russian adversaries with skill

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Justin Bronk, research fellow for airpower at the Royal United Services Institute defence think tank in London, said that the MiG-29 was "badly outclassed" by the faster, more agile SU-35S. However, a "great deal depends on other factors such as pilot skill, situational awareness" and tactics employed, Bronk said.