Russia and India during his visit in Goa President Vladimir Putin signed a number of agreements in military-technical sphere in the billions of dollars. These include on the supply of anti-aircraft missile systems s-400 “Triumph”, the production in the interests of the Indian Navy frigates of project 11356, as well as on the establishment of the Indian-Russian company for the production of helicopters Ka-226T helicopter, reports TASS.
The documents were signed following the talks of Russian President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Narendra modi in the presence of both leaders. Just signed 18 documents, as well as a statement about approaches to achieving global peace and stability.
The contract for the supply of the most modern Russian air defense systems is estimated at $ 3 billion. India became the second country that signed a contract for delivery of s-400. The first was China in 2015, reminiscent of the RNS.
Holding “Helicopters of Russia” agreed on the implementation of a major project on organization of production in India of Russian light helicopters Ka-226T. The contract will be fulfilled for nine years. As transfers “Interfax”, the first of 60 helicopters will be
produced in the Russian Federation, organization of production and other
140 helicopters is planned in India. The ka-226T should replace the outdated Park of the French SA 315B Lama helicopters and Aérospatiale Alouette III. The deal is estimated at $ 1 billion.
The production agreement in the interests of the Indian Navy frigates of project 11356 involves equipping the fleet of six such ships. Two will supply Russia, and another 4 will be done by Indian ferfi with Russian involvement.