Chinese Invest in Russian Equipment China has signed a pair of aircraft deals with Russian companies recently—a $2 billion agreement to buy 34 Sukhoi Su-35 multirole fighters and another to buy four Ka-32A11BC firefighting helicopters.  The deal with Rostec for the fighters is the first export deal for the single-seat Su-35, Sukhoi’s latest variant of the Su-27 Flanker family. The Su-35 combines proven Flanker aerodynamics with more powerful NPO Saturn AL-41F-1S (also ...

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