Russia accused the Indian military enterprises for the manufacture of inferior parts of Russian weapons
Data for: Indian Air Force fielded the Russian-made Il-76MD transport aircraft
According to the Russian military Equality Network May 17 report, India has well-known military enterprise into a company Bharati a very awkward position – it had finally secured the equipment for the Indian Army’s Russian-made weapons systems contracts to provide parts, but now I can not provide sufficient quality and quantity of the product. Russia has repeatedly accused India said that in the Indian Army in the Russian technology and equipment accidents occur, there are many Indian companies are provided by the inferior parts caused. Of course, the Indian side that most of these accidents are caused due to the quality of Russian products.
in the next two decades, Russia will remain India’s most likely military technology and equipment in industrial countries, but the former can not fully meet the Indian military’s demand for related accessories, which is leading to frequent India other countries to purchase advanced technology and equipment of the important reasons. For example, the Indian Air Force two months ago they had contact with other military equipment supplier, hoping to buy related accessories and special equipment used to protect and improve its equipment and Russian-made MiG-23 MiG-29 fighter , An IL-76 and -32 transport aircraft, helicopters and Mi-17 “Wasp-AK” air defense missile system.
Currently, the Indian Army is also looking for equipment from other countries to obtain Russian T-90S main battle tanks of the active defense system.
due to lack of technical equipment for the military’s ability to produce sufficient number of accessories, India still needs foreign weapons continue to increase. However, the main reason leading to this situation now may not be the technology gap.
Some analysts have pointed out, hindering Indian domestic industrial capacity to produce weapons of organization the greatest resistance from the grasp of corrupt military import – import of arms are each looking to bring them huge profits, and thus the funds were deposited into a group of corrupt elements in Swiss bank accounts. According to data published by the Swiss Bankers Association, in the above account, there are more than 80% of the company’s executives are Bharati.
in the past 50 years, India and Russia, a total number of previously imported more than $ 35 billion in military equipment, which led to a direct consequence, the Indian Army in the Russian weapons accounted for more than 60%. According to the current bilateral cooperation, India will be purchased from Russia over $ 15 billion of military equipment. It is reported that Indian Air Force plans to invest about $ 12 billion of its equipment to enhance the number of Su-30MKI fighter jets to 272. In addition, from 2020, India will invest in 20 years $ 35 billion for the procurement of the fifth generation fighter aircraft 250-300. (Compass)