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Thailand: Air Force's thumbs-down on the Su-30, the F/A-18 is better
Bangkok, Thailand - As the Russian fighter is too big and fast, but Government would prefer to avoid to have the USA as the only military aircraft supplier
A fierce debate between Government and Air Force is occurring in Thailand about the purchase of new fighters. The possible selection of a Russia-made airplane causes a series of problems Administration should take in to account of, according to representatives from the armed force (see for details AVIONEWS). Government would think that having a single weapon system supplier is a risk but the military...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency