SU-57 Offer to UAE

SU-57 Offer to UAE 22 November, 2019

Russia Offering United Arab Emirates Joint Production of Su-57 Fighters for its Air Force

Russia has reportedly offered to jointly manufacture Su-57 next-generation fighters with the United Arab Emirates during the Dubai Air Show.

The UAE has shown interest in Russian Flanker fourth-generation fighters, including the Su-27 in the 1990s and Su-35 for which a purchase is currently being negotiated.

The CEO of Russia’s state arms exporter Rostec, Sergey Chemezov, stated regarding a potential deal for the joint manufacture of the aircraft that ‘localisation’ of some components was under offer.

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