Sukhoi Started Delivery

Sukhoi Started Delivery 20 September, 2016

China's People's Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) is to finally attain Sukhoi Su-35 'Flanker-E' multirole fighters. Out of the ordered 24, the first four aircraft will be delivered in 2016. The negotiations for $ 2 billion-contract began in 2011, however the deal was delayed for years due to disagreements on some clauses, particularly the order amount. The contract also covers the delivery of ground support equipment and reserve aircraft engines. 

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