Naval aviation of the Russian Navy expects to receive new aircraft in 2012

Marine aviation Russian Navy, which is currently celebrating its 95th anniversary, plans get Later in the year the first batch of new deck-based fighters MiG-29K. Such information shared fleet commander Igor Kozhin.

"The first 4 fighter we can get in the next year, but this requires that by mid-August of this year, the department signed a contract with the weapons industry in the creation and purchase of MiG-29K. If this does not happen, then the sea aviation receive new fighter jets before 2013 ", — said Kojin.

The commander noted that the cycles of production of fighter aircraft such that

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India stopped buying Russian MiG-29

The Ministry of Defence of India has decided to suspend the purchase of programs from Russian decked MiG-29K/KUB, reports Defense News. The reason for the suspension of programs from the purchase was the tragedy MiG-29KUB in RF June 23, 2011. India has already acquired in Russia in the overall difficulty of 45 aircraft for a total of 2.15 billion dollars and meant to buy another kind of fighter, but negotiations have not been initiated.

According to Defense News sources in the Ministry of Defence of India, the question of the purchase of additional parts in Russian fighter is

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