21 September 2010

Russia and France Finalize Helicopter Carrier Purchase

According to The Voice of Russia, a deal to purchase 4 French Mistral-class amphibious assault ships for the Russian Navy has been finalized.
Russia and France have clinched the details of a deal on the purchase of Mistral helicopter carriers. A high-ranking official in the Russian Navy’s general staff has indicated the two sides have finalized the terms of the future contract.

Moscow is buying four helicopter carriers from France.Two of the ships will be purchased directly from the manufacturer and two will be built in Russia.
By: Shelldrake

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