The government did not meet the deadline to contracts for Yars and Bulava

The government did not meet the deadline with contracts for "Yars" and "Bulava"The Russian government failed to sign up to 1 September, all scheduled for 2011 year contracts for state defense orders, reports "Interfax" referring to the statement of Prime Minister Vladimir Putin.
According to the newspaper "Vedomosti", a number of large contracts to sign the prime minister instructed Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov and two deputy prime ministers — Sergei Ivanov and Igor Sechin. Among other, before illumine government was to agree with the manufacturers on the supply of intercontinental ballistic missiles, "Yars" and "Mace" for a few 10-s billion. With all of this Putin said that the government will overcome all disputes on prices and within a week to sign all contracts for the current remaining year.

But, according to "Vedomosti" that refer to a source in the Defense Ministry, to sign all contracts of the week may not be enough. Specifically, the publication noted contracts until 2018, with the plant "Sevmash" on the construction of nuclear submarines of Project 955 and Project 885 total price of 500 billion. Yet, in recent years the government will most likely agree with the United Aircraft Company (UAC) on the purchase of 65 trainer aircraft Yak-130 for more than 30 billion.

With all of this source edition expressed hesitation that until the end of the year will end negotiations with the KLA on the supply of 24 carrier-based fighter MiG-29k. According to the views of representatives of the Center for Analysis of Strategies and Technologies, one of the reasons for the delay to the contracts MiGs is a powerful load of RSK. At present, the plant is being built aircraft to India. In addition, the urgent need to supply fighter jets to the end of the year there — the only Russian aircraft carrier "Admiral Kuznetsov", which were intended for the aircraft, soon will be on the repairs.

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