The Russian Air Force`s Military Transport Aviation (MTA) will receive 48 Ilyushin Il-476 heavy transport planes by 2020, a military official said Tuesday.
Aircraft maker Irkut has delivered the first two Sukhoi Su-30SM fighter aircraft to the Russian Air Force, the company said.
Russian Air Force commander Lt Gen Viktor Bondarev banned all training exercises over motorways at super low altitudes.
Russian Air Force get Kamov Ka-52 Alligator and Mil Mi-28 Havoc helicopters, and trainer jets including 15 Yakovlev Yak-130 Mitten aircraft.
A parliamentary Standing Committee has emphasised on time-bound initiatives for
acquiring new aircraft and phasing out old ones.
Russia will invest 20 trillion roubles in defence till 2020.
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