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Russian Official Confirms Syria Jet Deal: Report
MOSCOW (AFP) - A top Russian official confirmed the existence of a contract
for the supply of MiG-31 fighter jets to Syria but said work on the planes
had been frozen, the daily Kommersant reported on Thursday.
"A few years ago, two contracts were signed: one for (the supply to Syria
of) MiG-29s and one for MiG-31s," the head of Russia's United Aircraft
Corporation, Alexei Fedorov, told the paper.
"Consultations on this contract are now ongoing, so its future i
Originally posted by skycopilot
If Syria cannot afford the planes, then who is paying for them?
It seems that the KGB-mindset is alive and well in Russia.
What they do not believe is what will happen to them when they co-invade Israel