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Aborted take-off. A Sukhoi T-50 fighter aircraft uses its braking parachutes to slow down after an aborted take-off. The T-50 is a prototype for Russia's fifth-generation fighter, equivalent to the US F-22 Raptor. Entry into service is planned for 2016. Photographed at the MAKS-2011 airshow at Zhukovsky near Moscow, Russia.
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