Indonesia acquired in the Russian Federation has 6 multi-role fighters Sou-30MK2.
According to the source in the military-industrial complex "Interfax" agency, the contract for the supply of six fighters Sou-30MK2 fighters to Indonesia was signed by the Ministry of Defense Indonesia and "Rosoboronexport" in Jakarta. The total price of the contract is 470 million dollars.
Given contract, signed in December last year, establishes the Russian position on the arms market in Indonesia, RIA "Novosti". This was stated by Ruslan Pukhov, director of CAST (Center for Analysis of Strategies and Technologies).
"This contract for Russia is important because it reinforces the position of the arms market Indonesia, to aggressively seek the United States, offering the Indonesians an old F-16 fighter, "- said the expert. Pukhov stressed that this event makes the preconditions for the Russian-Indonesian cooperation in the civilian aircraft industry, for example, in MS-21. Judge said that in Indonesia in 2012 to begin deliveries of regional aircraft Sukhoi Superjet-100 Russian production.
Our previous home in this country has put 10 fighters Sou-30, 14 Mi-17 helicopters and 10 Mi-35, 17 BMP-3F, 48 BTR-80A and 9000 AK-102. Apart from this, most recently between Russia and Indonesia will be signed contract on the delivery of a multiple rocket launchers "Smerch" and T-90 tanks.
Sergei Ivanov, past vice-premier, the head of the military-industrial complex, said earlier that our homeland on the basis of the past year has exported military equipment and weapons for more than 11 billion. bucks. As previously reported Komardin Victor, Deputy Director of "Rosoboronexport", the share of the company amounted to about 9.7 billion. bucks.