India acquires Russian air-to-air missiles for Su-30MKI fighter jets

India and Russia signed an agreement for the supply of a batch of R-27 aircraft missiles, which will be used for Su-30MKI fighter jets of the Indian Air Force, reports Asian News International news agency.

According to this information, the cost of the contract was 15 billion rupees (more than $200 million). These missiles have increased range and will allow fighters to hit enemy aircraft from a long distance, notes ANI.

The news agency does not reveal any other details of the agreement.

  India, SU-30MK, Russia