Defiance, Caution Mark U.S. Threats Against Russian Arms Buyers

Credit: Maxim Maksimov
ZHUKOVSKIY, Russia—The response to rising threats of U.S. sanctions on buyers of Russian arms swung between open defiance and quiet caution at the MAKS Air Show here on Aug. 27, as President Vladimir Putin formally cleared the Sukhoi Su-57 to enter the export market. The signs of defiance included...
Steve Trimble

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

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