Park of the Air forces of Ukraine will join 30 aircraft

Парк Воздушных сил Украины пополнят 30 самолетов

Ukrainian fighter after the upgrade will join the fleet of APU

After repair and modernization, the army plans to obtain up to 30 fighter planes MiG-29 and su-27, su-25.

In 2018, the fleet of the Armed forces of Ukraine will join nearly 30 renovated and upgraded aircraft. This was stated by the commander of the Air forces Colonel General Sergey Drozdov in an interview to the newspaper of the defense Ministry of the people’s army.

“This year enterprises of Ukroboronprom concern after repair and modernization, we plan to get up to 30 fighter planes MiG-29 and su-27, su-25”, – he said.

According to the commander of the Odessa plant, in cooperation with other enterprises of the defence industry is now working on modernization of the su-24MR.

“We understand that the equipment we have is not new, but I am sure that thanks to the modernization we are able to use it effectively for a long time” – said Drozdov.

Recall that in Ukraine on Sunday, August 5, celebrating the Day of Air forces of Armed forces of Ukraine.

Earlier it was reported that the Ukrainian Air force has received a new aviation brigade.

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