Fly the L39 Albatros from Russia at Vyazma. Meet the incredible Vyazma Russ Aerobatics team and experience a flight on the L39 fighter jet. 250km west of Moscow is the small town of Vyazma where you will be greeted by your pilot for a fighter jet experience, testing the L39 Albatros. After a technical and security briefing, you will be able to enjoy a fun fighter jet ride with some of the best aerobatics fighter pilots.

The L39 Albatros fighter jet ride in Russia

Founded in 1987, the Vyazma Russ has perfomed on numerous airshows and are recognized as truly professional and skilled pilots. They will greet you upon arrival and welcome you in their team. Here is how your day will be scheduled:

  • Pick up at your hotel in Moscow by our local representative. You will be driven to Vyazma and checked in at the airfield.
  • After a security check, you will meet your pilot for a briefing before undergoing a medical examination.
  • You will then have a full briefing with your pilot, discussing flight plan and maneuvers. The pilot will fly according to your G tolerance and he will try to accommodate your wishes on the day, without making you sick.
  • After a security briefing about the ejection seat you will be taken to the L39 Albatros prepared for your flight. After demonstrating instruments and radio controls, you will be off for a 30mn amazing fighter jet experience!

You will have time after the flight to take pictures and celebrate with your pilot.

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Your fighter pilots

The Wyazma Russ is an aerobatic team used to pushing their fighter jets to their limit. Hence they provide the safest fighter jet ride for you. They know the L39 Albatros to the bottom of their pocket and have gain tremendous experience both in with the Russian air force and with their display team. They are very welcoming and eager to share their passion as well as demonstrate their skills. They will fly according to your G tolerance to make your fighter jet flight a truly unique experience.

Your fighter jet: the L39 Albatros

General characteristics

Crew: 2
Length: 12.13 m (39 ft 9½ in)
Wingspan: 9.46 m (31 ft 0½ in)
Height: 4.77 m (15 ft 7¾ in)
Wing area: 18.8 m² (202 ft²)
Airfoil: NACA 64A012 mod
Empty weight: 3,455 kg (7,617 lb)
Max takeoff weight: 4,700 kg (10,362 lb)
Powerplant: 1× Ivchenko AI-25TL turbofan, 16.87 kN (3,792 lbf)


Never exceed speed: Mach 0.80 (609 mph, 980 km/h)
Maximum speed: 750 km/h (405 knots, 466 mph) at 5,000 m (16,400 ft)
Range: 1,100 km (593 nmi, 683 mi) (internal fuel)
1,750 km, (944 nmi, 1,087 mi) (internal and external fuel)
Service ceiling: 11,000 m (36,100 ft)
Rate of climb: 13.5 m/s (4,130 ft/min)
Wing loading: 250.0 kg/m² (51.3 lb/ft²)
Thrust/weight: 0.37
Climb to 5,000 m (16,400 ft): 5 min


2 hr 30 min (internal fuel)
3 hr 50 min (internal and external fuel)
Take-off roll: 530 m (1,740 ft)
Landing roll: 650 m (2,140 ft)

Conditions and restrictions:

You must not have known heart problems
You must not have neurological problems
You will be required to undergo a medical exam on site

Price of the fighter jet experience

Price starts at 2200 euros for 30mn. See our booking page for additional information on prices.

Book your seat

Either book your L39 Albatros jet ride in Russia online via Tematis, or contact us to get our banking details. We advise you to contact us for availability before booking.