Bolivia has made an application for the purchase of Russian helicopters and the provision of credit for that purpose.
The head of the delegation of the united corporation Rostekhnadzor Sergei Goreslavsky told reporters that the interest in Russian helicopters in Bolivia came after Venezuela earlier purchase these machines demonstrated their combat capabilities, RIA "Novosti". Meanwhile, the "Rosoboronexport" is going to complete the contract for the supply of combat helicopters Mi-35M helicopters to Brazil by the end of 2013. To date, successfully executed a contract with the U.S. Department of Defense to supply helicopters to Afghanistan. In addition, one of the largest customers include Russia's traditional partners in military-technical cooperation — India and China. Promising regions of the experts of "Rosoboronexport" refers also to neighboring countries, which operate a large number of Mi-8, Mi-24 and Mi-26. Helicopters will soon need to upgrade or replace with new helicopters. Interest in the supply of helicopters are interested and those who provide service centers around the world, and it is about 20 countries operating helicopters marks "Mi" and "Ka".