Purchase of combat aircraft


Iraq has confirmed the purchase of Russian fighter jets

June 26. The Iraqi government has purchased from Russia several used combat fighters.

At the moment, it became known that the purchase of Russian fighters is due to the fact that the United States is temporarily delaying the delivery of its combat aircraft F-16. It is assumed that if within six months, the United States did not put their planes in Iraq, the country will acquire from Russia additional fighter jets, including, not excluding the possibility that it will be a new combat aircraft machine.

What is the number of Russian combat aircraft were delivered to Iraq is not specified, but the experts say that the party was to be a small - is likely 6 combat vehicles.




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