Russia lost an important weapon the Indian customers began buying arms from the United States
” Admiral Gorshkov “aircraft delivery delays caused anger in India
Russian Pravda (Pravda) 7 28 reported in India from now on from the United States to buy weapons. Hillary Clinton on July 20 visit to India, the United States and India have reached this agreement. Nearly 50 years, India is buying weapons from Russia.
Indo-Russian relations, including in some areas of military and technical cooperation between the recent deteriorating. India began to Israel, France and other military hardware manufacturers. Now the U.S. has become Russia’s largest competitor.
Russian military analysts said the Indian defense cooperation with the United States decided the main reason for Russia and India has repeatedly violated the terms of the contract has been signed. “Admiral Gorshkov” (Admiral Gorshkov) aircraft carrier for delivery delays caused anger in India, in fact, often to India, Russia, the delay before delivery of warships and submarines. Hillary prior to the visit, India and Russia have a problem transaction, allegedly sold to India Russia-air rocket problem. It is reported that 50% of these rockets have a problem.
India will continue to buy oil tankers from Russia, but India also will work with other suppliers of aircraft and naval cooperation. Therefore, Russia will lose market share in the Indian arms of the core position. Since the loss of talent, the Russian defense industry can not be allowed for foreign customers with satisfactory products. In addition, it was the defense of Russia has been purchased from the navigation facilities, optical devices and avionics, and military engineers did not invent new technologies and products.
the Government of India decided to conduct a $ 30 billion military modernization program, India has decided to buy weapons from the United States. Two U.S. military contractor Lockheed Martin and Boeing will compete for India’s orders, the deal will be the largest field of arms trade deal. (China Shipbuilding Technology and Economy Institute Wu Xiaolan)