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The word lennuk is derived from lendama (to fly).
Some other words are following a similar pattern: sõitma (to drive) > sõiduk (vehicle), niitma (to mow) > niiduk (mower).
How to use it
Õppusel osales umbes sada Hiina lennukit.
Literally: “On training participated around hundred Chinese planes.”
Idiomatically: “Around hundred Chinese planes participated in the training.”
Õppusel - Noun - Adessive Sg, "On training" osales - Verb - 3P Sg Ind Past, "participated" umbes - Adverb, "around" sada - Numeral, "hundred" Hiina - Noun - Gen Sg, "Chinese" lennukit - Noun - Part Sg "planes"