Russia delivers second batch of fighter jets to China


December 22, 2017 – Fort Russ News – Paul Antonopoulos

MOSCOW, Russia – 10 Su-35 fighter jets have been delivered from Russia to China as part of the second batch of deliveries from a contract signed in 2015.

“Another batch of 10 aircraft has been sent to the customer. China will receive the remaining 10 aircraft in 2018,” A source said to TASS.

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Despite the sources claims however, the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation has declined to comment.

In November 2015, Russia and China signed a deal for 24 Su-35 fighter jets in a deal worth at least $2 billion.

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