Russia’s deal with China on Su-35 fighter jets at approval stage
contract for supplying China with Sukhoi Su-35 fighter jets (NATO
reporting name: Flanker-E) is at an approval stage, the first deputy
director general of Russia’s arms exporter, Rosoboronexport, said on
are holding talks with our Chinese partners on agreeing a draft
contract for the supplies of fighter jets," Ivan Goncharenko told TASS
ahead of the MAKS-2015 air show held near Moscow.
There is a growing interest for the Su-35 multirole fighters, including in Latin America and Southeast Asia, he said.
like the new MiG-29M/M2, allows Russia to hold leading positions
steadily on the market of combat aircraft in the future," Goncharenko
Russia’s Rosoboronexport expects to sign the contact with China for the supplies of 24 Su-35 fighter jets by late 2015.