In 2015, Russia starts supplies of Su-30SM fighters to Kazakhstan, the contract has already been signed for the first four machines, said head of “Irkut” corporation delegation Victor Lichaev at an arms exhibition in Rio de Janeiro.
“In fact, deliveries have already begun. The first two fighetrs have already been shipped, two are on the way. These aircraft will take part in the parade in Kazakhstan this year,” – he said.
Lichaev said that this is only the beginning of cooperation between the two countries in this field. “Kazakhstan plans to increase the number of purchased aircraft of the Su-30SM type,” – said Lichaev.