Pakistani experts say Russia should jointly packaged sales Xiaolong fighters and Su-25SM
2009 年 11 23, in Pakistan’s Punjab province Kamra, Xiaolong (JF-17) aircraft off the assembly line . Xinhua News Agency reporters Li Jing and Chen She
Data Figure: Russian fighter Su-25 Frog Foot
Malaysia,” Kuala Lumpur, security reviews, “January 4, said Pakistan is trying to Indonesia, Malaysia, Pakistan and other countries to sell the jointly developed JF-17 “Fierce Dragon” fighter, the report quoted military experts in Hong Kong as saying that Yang Cheng-wei, China, Pakistan and Russia should join together to sell to Southeast Asia and other international markets, “Xiaolong fighter + Su-25SM attack aircraft,” the combination.
reported that Pakistan has confirmed the official representative of such an intention, Pakistan is willing to sell to the Malaysian side of Western technology or avionics system improvement of the “Fierce Dragon” fighter. According to Pakistani officials, Pakistani diplomats stationed in Malaysia has officially return Pakistan to strive for the “Fierce Dragon” appeared in Southeast Asia. In addition to selling to Malaysia, Indonesia, Pakistan also intends to sell.
not the first time to Pakistan and Pakistan jointly developed the international market to sell the weapons. Pakistan had also had to sell off Saudi MBT-2000 main battle tanks. The report said, because the special relationship between Pakistan and the West in recent years, Pakistan can be more effective than the Chinese market with Chinese technology to produce military equipment, but also more flexible use of Pakistan’s Western technology to improve Chinese weapons technology.
for Indonesia and Malaysia Pakistan intends to sell the “Fierce Dragon” fighter concerned, Hong Kong, Yang Cheng-wei military experts also suggested that, to sell fighter planes to South East Asia, China, Pakistan and Russia should join together to promote the “Fierce Dragon + Su -25SM “combination. Because this is a very cost-effective fighter combinations, “Fierce Dragon” fighter BVR air combat and basic mobility is not poor, can serve as air defense missions; and Su-25SM good ground attack, and durable. A “Fierce Dragon” fighter price of about $ 20 million, and a Su-25SM about $ 15 million or so, the two together make up more than buying a Su -30, F-16 advanced fighter planes like the cheap. This combination will be F-16 fighters and other advanced features separate commitment in funding to be much cheaper, but the effect is not necessarily bad.
Yang Cheng-wei suggested that the “package” sold fighters, Pakistan and Russia can be division of labor, China is responsible for integration of the “Fierce Dragon” fighter, the Russian Su-25 fighters and provide “Fierce Dragon” device (if the customer buy Russian system), while Pakistan is responsible for sales, logistics and production. (Ma)
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