Russia is negotiating the delivery of 18 Su-30K in Ethiopia, announced Friday the deputy director of the Russian agency Rosoboronexport arms export, Alexander Mikheyev in an interview with RIA Novosti.
"We are in consultation with Ethiopia about a possible sale of these aircraft. We proposed to modernize in order to improve their tactical and technical characteristics and equip modern appliances air-ground missiles," said the interlocutor of the agency.
"If the customer is willing to fund operations, we are ready to make repairs, upgrade and deliver the prize within four or six months," said the Russian official.
A batch of 18 Russian fighter Su-30K is nearly two years just Baranovitchi (Belarus). These devices were made by India in the context of the "trade-in". In their place, India has achieved Su-30MKI trendy.