India Plans To Buy 21 MiG-29 Jet Fighters From Russia: RIA


New Delhi last year agreed a deal with Russia to buy S-400 surface-to-air missile systems despite a warning from the US that such a purchase could trigger sanctions under the US law (Photo: ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP/Getty Images).
New Delhi last year agreed a deal with Russia to buy S-400 surface-to-air missile systems despite a warning from the US that such a purchase could trigger sanctions under the US law (Photo: ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP/Getty Images).

INDIA plans to buy 21 MiG-29 jet fighters and possibly more from Russia, the RIA news agency cited the deputy director of Russia’s federal service for military-technical cooperation as saying today (20).

The report did not offer a possible time frame for the procurement plans.

New Delhi last year agreed a deal with Russia to buy S-400 surface-to-air missile systems despite a warning from the US that such a purchase could trigger sanctions under the US law.

(Reuters)