Russian Air Force Su-35, etc. will be officially ordered 64 new aircraft (Photos)
will be the first Russian air force Su-35 fighters ordered 48
Sukhoi’s production of export-oriented multi-purpose fighter Su-30MKA
ATHENS 14, 2007: According to the Russian “ties” news report, a Russian Defense Ministry sources said, on August 18-23 at the “MAKS-2009″ international aerospace exhibition, the Russian military with Su graduated Iraq has signed at least 64 new fighter procurement contracts.
The source pointed out that users of these new aircraft will be the Russian Air Force. As planned, the Russian Air Force will order a total of 48 Su-30M2 and Su -35,4 12 Su-27M. Among them, the Su-35 is priced at over $ 40 million, while the Su-30M2 and Su-27M unit price has more than $ 30 million. In addition to these three models, the Russian Air Force will order additional equipment and weapons systems, therefore, the total value of the contract will reach about 30 billion U.S. dollars.
analysts pointed out that the Russian Air Force Sukhoi company with a huge deal between the show will be the Russian Air Force Su-35 in the 2020 procurement of major aircraft type. In addition, the Russian Air Force’s procurement practices will also contribute to the Su-35 into the foreign market.
Russia’s Interfax News Agency had reported in early July this year, in August, the Russian side will be signed during the Moscow air show purchase 48 Su-35 contract, but was not disclosed transactions related details.
According to sources, during this year’s Moscow air show will not sign other large procurement contracts. In addition to these aircraft sales contract, “Iraq Liu Shen financial” leasing company and the “Atlantic – Union” company will sign a 30 Antonov -148 chart-204S and 15 aircraft contract.
In addition, “Iraq Liu Shen financial” company expected to sell during the show and then 15-20 Antonov -148, but the buyer is still unclear. The latest Sukhoi SuperJet 100 regional jet, will not receive any orders. (Spring)