Russia and India to reach deal on latest generation fighter jetStaff Writer | July 20, 2017
Moscow and New Delhi will soon sign a contract to jointly develop a fifth generation fighter aircraft, according to Sergey Chemezov, the head of Russian state-run corporation Rostec.
Defense Moscow and New Delhi will soon sign a contract
The joint project by Russia's Sukhoi and India's HAL aims to build the Fifth Generation Fighter Aircraft (FGFA) that has stealth capabilities and is based on the Russian T-50 prototype.
Chemezov stressed the work was not going fast, as the task was very complicated.
The project comes as a part of a Russian-Indian cooperation deal sealed in October 2007. ■