The Pentagon plans to buy from Rosoboronexport additional batch of 10 Mi-17 helicopters, and has notified the Senate, reports
The source said the agency in the U.S. Defense Department, earlier this year, the Pentagon has ordered two additional Mi-17, and recently decided to explore the possibility of buying another ten machines. As representatives of the U.S. defense department in response to a request from the Republican Party Senator John Cornyn, the total cost of the optional 12 Mi-17 as well as spare parts and maintenance equipment is $ 217.7 million.
Earlier Cornyn and Democratic Senator Richard Durbin
In May last year between Russia and the U.S. signed a contract