Avia Pro: The Iranian authorities nevertheless bought Russian Su-35 fighters.
The threat of war between Israel and Iran forced Tehran to conclude a contract with Russia for the supply of a large batch of Su-35 fighters.
Confirmed, #Iran will recieve 3 dozen Su-35 fighters, deliveries may begin this month. Moscow will repair & modernize 20 MiG-29 fighters and 25 front-line bombers (Su-24MK) already serving with Iranian Airforce. S400 complex is included. Likely oil for weapon deal. pic.twitter.com/dsHsN1geUW
— Pacific Geopolitics (@PacGeopolitics) January 12, 2022
These combat aircraft will allow the Iranian Air Force to gain significant superiority over Israeli fighters, including F-35 fighters. At the same time, judging by the previously announced information, Iran will receive about three dozen of these combat aircraft, the deliveries of which may begin even this month.
“Moscow can repair and modernize 20 MiG-29 fighters and 25 front-line bombers Su-24MK, which is already serving in the Iranian Air Force. In addition, the sale to the Islamic Republic of modern S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems is possible, which will be able to provide effective air defense of the country’s nuclear facilities.
Todo parece indicar que Irán ha cerrado el trato con Rusia por 10000 millones de dólares, una parte de ello será en especie como el petróleo, a su vez Rusia le ha vendido 36 cazas SU-35 y sistemas S-400, mientras Irán le venderá avanzados drones de ataque a Rusia. pic.twitter.com/9sBHQHgZd9
— Alfonso Ramos (@Alfonso97193622) January 12, 2022
The estimated value of the contract is $ 10 billion. According to some sources, part of the payment for the Su-35 will be crude oil, and Russia is also interested in Iranian drones. “– said Iranian journalist Khayal Muazzin