Contract for the supply of Su-35 fighters to China could be signed in 2014, deputy chief of state company «Rosoboronexport» Viktor Komardin, reports now en.ria.ru.
«The negotiations have, but the agreement is unlikely to be ready before the end of this year. Signing the agreement, will likely take place in the future year. Chinese negotiators are interested most of all specifications of the contract, «he said.
Komardin not say how many fighters China longs to buy, but added that Beijing is also interested in buying weapons for the Su-35. «Street weapon (gun) will naturally be on the plane, but is a question of the implement arms. They are willing to buy new types of tools that we have, including the production of «Company tactical missile,» he said.
Negotiations on the sale of Su-35 (the deepest upgrading the Su-27M) began in 2010. Head of «Rosoboronexport» Anatoly Isaykin promised Chinese pilots aerobatic team that competed at the MAKS-2013, that soon they will be able to fly the Su-35.