Russia: We are ready to cooperate with Turkey
- February 9, 2019
Dmitry Shugayev, President of Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation (FSVTS), announced that the S-400 air defense system will be delivered to Turkey in autumn.
“Turkey’s order book today exceeds $ 1 billion, in 2017, as you know, the contract for S-400 was signed. “We’ve already made adjustments to the deadlines twice, and by the autumn of 2019 the commitments will be fulfilled. Turkey has ambitions for the development of the national defense industry, in a number of areas it has already succeeded in this sense. Therefore, partners are attracted to topics such as the joint development of equipment, including aviation.” Dmitry Shugayev said.
Shugayev added that Russia can offer Turkey specific solutions for projects of interest to them, and that Russia is ready for cooperation in aviation technology and engines.