The Ministry of Defense of Armenia has completed all the steps of procurement of SU-30 SM fighter jets. Soon the Armenian side will receive the aircraft, the head of the Russian air base located in Armenia Alexander Petrov told reporters, News.am informed.
“The SU-30 jet which will be based at Shirak Airport is one of the best in the world. This is not an advertisement, this is the truth. The jet’s maneuvers are demonstrated by not only ordinary pilots but also the RussianKnights pilot group which visited Armenia and flew in the sky of Yerevan. It is good that the crew of the Ministry of Defense of Armenia is already being trained, all the steps of procurement of fighter jets have been completed, they will soon fly here. We will go to them to shadow their experience. I am happy for our counterparts,” the head of the base said.