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The Russian Air Force ready to commission 200 Yak-130 planes
Moscow, Russia - For training and combat missions
The Russian Air Force recently announced its intention to order 200 Yak-130 combat trainers. With reference to this particular kind of aircraft, Alexander Zelin, the Russian Air Force commander-in-chief, affirmed that "It is an excellent combat trainer with superior performance features. There are still some problems with the engines, but I think we will receive the final assessment on this aircraft...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency