Indian Air Force will deploy more than 150 Su-30 fighter aircraft (Figure)
data for: Indian Air Force fielded the Russian-made Su-30MKI fighters
Mumbai, December 23, Xinhua (Reporter Nie Yun) 23 Indian Air Force, Naik said that due to the aging of many active fighters Indian Air Force will soon deploy more than 150 advanced Su-30 fighter aircraft to improve air combat capability.
According to Indo Asian News Service reported, Nike air force base in the inspection, said that with India’s future development of maritime trade, the Indian Air Force air power needs to be strengthened to meet future environmental needs. In addition to more than 150 Su-30, the Indian Air Force will purchase new fighter jets from Russia and 80 m -17 transport helicopters.
Russian Su-30 fighter aircraft developed by modern heavy-duty, with a strong air and ground attack capability. Indian Air Force in 1997 and received the first batch of Su-30 fighter jets.