Russia signed an agreement with India on the MTC program for 2021-2030

The document was signed in the & nbsp; presence of the Defense Ministers of the two countries, Army General Sergei Shoigu and Rajnath Singp; ; 2 + 2 '', in which & nbsp; Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and & nbsp; Subramanyam Jaishankar also took part.

The agreement was signed by the head of the Federal Service for & nbsp; Military-Technical Cooperation Dmitry Shugaev and & nbsp; Deputy Minister of Defense of India for & nbsp ; military purchases of Kant Rag.

As explained in the Russian military department, we are talking about the interaction of types and branches of troops, as well as the supply of weapons and the creation of military equipment.

Now & nbsp; Russia and & nbsp; India have several bilateral projects: universal complex “ BrahMos '' (BrahMos), a joint development of a fifth generation fighter (FGFA), licensed production of Su-30 aircraft and & nbsp; T-90 tanks.

In & nbsp; March 2019, the partners opened a plant for the & nbsp; production of automatic machines in the Indian city of Corva Kalashnikov.

The Indian Navy is equipped with Russian equipment at & nbsp; 80%, the Air Force & nbsp; & mdash; by & nbsp; 70%. According to & nbsp; expert estimates, Russia transferred to the republic military equipment worth more than $ 65 billion.

In & nbsp; October 2018, Moscow and & nbsp; New Delhi signed a contract for the & nbsp; delivery of five regimental sets of anti-aircraft missile systems S- 400 worth over $ 5 billion. Among the largest agreements, & nbsp; & mdash; sale of four Russian frigates of Project 11356 under the & nbsp; two plus two scheme; and & nbsp; a large batch of Igla portable anti-aircraft missile systems.