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Russia will supply India about a thousand aircraft missiles. This was announced in the Federal service for military-technical cooperation (FSMTC), reports “Interfax”.
The Ministry said that Moscow and new Delhi some time ago signed a “fairly large contract”. They mean “the delivery of about 1,000 missiles of various purposes,” he added in the Federal service. Not specified exactly when they will be delivered, and amounts of transactions.
On 29 July, the ANI News Agency reported that India will purchase Russian missiles “air-air” on more than $ 200 million. It was noted that we are talking about R-27, which is mounted on the su-30MKI of the Indian air force.
Earlier in July it became known that the delivery to India of Russian anti-aircraft missile systems s-400 will be completed by April 2023.
The contract for supply was signed October 5, 2018, during the visit of the Russian leader Vladimir Putin in new Delhi. The value of the contract exceeds $ 5 billion. After that, the President of the United States Donald trump has promised to give a response to a purchase by India of the Russian s-400.
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