The Cruz del Sur are currently equipped with the Sukhoi Su-29 AR. The code numbers of the team aircraft were originally AC-100 to AC-108, although now, aircraft number AC-100 no longer exists, so the team use AC-101 to AC-108. The AC prefix signifies Acrobatico (Aerobatic).
This first batch of five photographs
were shot at Cordoba, Argentina 2/10/98,
This next batch of photographs were shot at El Palomar Air Base on 12 & 13/8/00, and are © Raul Hrubisko, 2000. Notice the differences in aircraft markings between the two sets of photographs.
Team members for the 2000 season
The next batch of photographs were shot at Moron Air Base on 24 & 25/11/01, and are © Raul Hrubisko, 2001. Again, there are differences in the aircraft markings, compared to previous years - in particular, the names on the aircraft fin.
Team members for the 2001 season
Photos : © Juan
Ignacio San Martin, 1998, and Raul Hrubisko, 2000, 2001.