What Do Russian Planes Take? 4 October, 2019

The public seems convinced that procuring aircraft from Russia will be one of the best responses to the US. There are many reasons for this. The plane Turkey couldn’t get from the US even though the payment is already made, it is not the first unfair western sanction and probably won’t be the last.

It is worth reminding to those who do not find our country's past experiences sufficient that the US demanded hangar parking fees for F-16s that they did not give to Pakistan. Russian aircraft such as Su-35 and Su-57 started to come up frequently in this environment. In this context, it is useful to consider the reasons for looking at alternatives and the hidden cost of such a move before deciding with intention.

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