30 Nov '15, 12am

Dyncorp Gets $61M for Saudi Land Forces Aviation Prgm | New Polish Government Reconsiders Choices for Mil Upgr...

The Chinese ministry of defense has confirmed the the $2 billion purchase of Su-35 fighters from Russia. China’s plan to also purchase the S-400 missile defense system is also going ahead smoothly according to Colonel Wu Qian and will generate another $3 billion in revenue for Russia. While arms sales between China and Russia are nothing new, the sale of Russia’s most developed military technologies to China represents a policy shift within the Kremlin primarily brought on by financial necessity. Indonesia has announced that it will order 12 Su-35 fighters following the the $2 billion sale of the aircraft to China last week. The fighters will replace the 16 F-5 Tigers which have been in service since 1980. The Su-35 saw competition from the Lockheed Martin F-16 Viper. The Indonesian Air Force also operate the Su-30 in its fleet and already have an existing maintenance syst...

Full article: http://www.defenseindustrydaily.com/november-30-031865/

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New Polish Leadership Could Shift Military Policy

New Polish Leadership Could Shift Military Policy

defensenews.com 28 Nov '15, 9pm

The latest announcement by the new minister indicates that, under Law and Justice’s rule, the Defense Ministry could award...