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India plans to buy 21 MiG-29 jet fighters from Russia: report

REUTERS
Published : Feb 20, 2019, 3:02 pm IST
Updated : Feb 20, 2019, 3:02 pm IST

The report did not offer a possible time frame for the procurement plans.

New Delhi last year agreed a deal with Russia to buy S-400 surface-to-air missile systems despite a warning from the United States. (Photo: Twitter)
 New Delhi last year agreed a deal with Russia to buy S-400 surface-to-air missile systems despite a warning from the United States. (Photo: Twitter)

Moscow: India plans to buy 21 MiG-29 jet fighters and possibly more from Russia, the RIA news agency cited the deputy director of Russia’s federal service for military-technical cooperation as saying on Wednesday.

The report did not offer a possible time frame for the procurement plans.

 

New Delhi last year agreed a deal with Russia to buy S-400 surface-to-air missile systems despite a warning from the United States that such a purchase could trigger sanctions under U.S. law.

Tags: india, russia, jet fighters, mig-29
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