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  • Saturday, October 31st 2015 - 06:51 UTC

    Venezuela seeking an additional 12 Sukhoi fighter jets from Russia

    President Maduro authorized the payment of $480 million to service Venezuela's Sukhoi fighters, Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino Lopez was quoted

    Venezuela will allocate $480 million to upgrade its Sukhoi fighter jets from Russia. “President Nicolas Maduro just authorized the payment of $480 million so that the service life of our Sukhoi planes and continue to fulfill their duty and give protection to the Venezuelan airspace,” Venezuelan Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino Lopez was quoted, by Moscow's Sputnik news agency on Thursday.