Russia’s military cooperation with Iran may give up the loss of 110-130 one hundred million U.S. dollars
Russia has officially stopped the supply to Iran of S-300 air defense missile system
LONDON Oct. 11 news: According to Russian news agency reported on October 7, Russia, the world’s arms trade center director Keluo Te Chin Section that, because S-300 air defense missile lock-up system events and give up the military-technical cooperation with Iran, Russia in the future may be subject to the overall loss of about 110-130 billion dollars.
visit, accompanied by Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, president of National Technical Chemezov October 7 announced in Cyprus, according to the end of 2007 Russia and Iran signed a value of about $ 900 million S-300 air defense missiles System supply contract, Russia should supply five battalions of S-300PMU-1 systems, but since June 9 this year, the UN Security Council passed a new sanctions resolution, Iran, Russia to Iraq not as the delivery of about S-300 missile system. September 22, signed by President Medvedev to take measures to implement Security Council sanctions resolutions of the order, formally decided to ban the supply to Iran of S-300 air defense missile systems, armor, fighters, helicopters and warships and other weaponry. Russia is unable to perform due to force majeure S-300 missile systems supply contract obligations, in which case the obligations of Russia only to return Iraq to pay $ 166.8 million in advance, not a penny more than compensate Moreover, the contract did not provide relevant any other compensation.
Russia and the world arms trade center director 科罗特琴科 October 7, said in commenting on this fact, because the S-300 event may result in wholesale retreat of Russian-Indian military-technical cooperation, Russia might The overall losses suffered as much as 110-130 billion U.S. dollars, including not only the loss of supply contracts have been signed, including some prospect of tearing up the procurement project may suffer losses.
Analysis Center based on the world arms trade data obtained in 2001, Iran began to implement the national armed forces 25-year facelift plan, which provides basic orientation in the purchase of Russian weapons and military equipment, for a total budget about $ 25 billion in the 2010-2025 years, the Russian defense industry can expect to receive at least half the original amount of the purchase contract. Russia, Iraq’s most promising directions of military-technical cooperation is the air defense weapons, Iran would also be the future of Russian-made “beech-M2E” medium-range air defense missile system subscribers, as a basis to build the national air defense system echelon configuration, prospects for the scale of the project is expected to purchase 18-36 units, valued at 2.5-5 million. In January 2007, Russia completed 29 sets the value of the supply to Iran of $ 700 million, “Doyle-M1″ short-range air defense missile system contract obligations, and now these missile systems have started fighting for the cover of Iran’s most important national and military facilities from air strikes, once the Russian side to give up supply of spare parts for these systems and missiles, possible loss of about 5000-8000 million. Tehran has previously expressed interest in purchasing up to 1000 sets of Russian-made “needle” type of portable air defense missile systems, the contract amount is expected to nearly $ 500 million. In addition, Iraq also purchase Russian “Gamma-DE”, “level-2E2″ radar showed a deep interest in the possible contract value of 1-2 billion U.S. dollars.
Once both Russia and Iraq to stop the event because the S-300 military-technical cooperation, the Russian air defense weapons and equipment, only the potential loss will be up to 18-22 billion dollars. According to the Russian arms trade center world assessment of Russia in 2010-2025 will be years in the Navy because of freezing equipment with Iran’s military-technical cooperation and the loss of about 22-32 billion dollars in aviation equipment (fighter) in the loss of 34-37 billion, the Army weapons and equipment, loss of 21-25 billion U.S. dollars, in helicopters and equipment in the loss of about $ 1.1 billion loss in the air space may be $ 200 million, and had to stop the supply to Iran of weapons and military equipment sold zero the loss of parts may be 2-2.5 billion. (Compiled: Shu-shan)