Contents tagged with MiG

  • US considers deal to send Polish MiGs to Ukraine

    Calls for Poland, Bulgaria, Slovakia and Romania to give Ukraine their Soviet-era MiG-29 fighters jets are increasing.

    During a video call with members of the US Congress on Saturday, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky reiterated his country’s acute need for weapons of all kinds, including aircraft.

    “If you can’t do that [institute a no-fly zone], at least get me planes”, Zelensky is reported to have said.

    An unknown number of Ukrainian aircraft were destroyed on the ground during the …

  • Ukrainian court orders Ukroboronprom to pay 5 million rubles to Russian MiG corporation

    The Economic Court of the Khmelnytskyi region supported the Russia in a dispute between the Krasilovsky Aggregate Plant (part of the Ukrainian state concern Ukroboronprom) and the Russian Aircraft Corporation MiG, reports Ukroboronprom’s press service.

    The court fully satisfied the Russian company’s claims and ordered payment of more than 5 million rubles from the Ukrainian state concern to the MiG corporation, which is one of the main companies of the Russian military industry.

    “On April 18, …