KHABAROVSK, Aug. 19 – RIA Novosti. Russia and India are still discussing the establishment of a fifth-generation hunter, Yury Slusar, the head of the United Aircraft Corporation (UAC), told Russia-1.
He also denied reports that the Indian side is planning to withdraw from the project, adding that "it subject is not closed ".
"They ask a very large number of questions to which, in our opinion, we give full answers.We still believe that the amount of technologies we are ready to send to India, no other country is not ready to transfer "" Slyusar said.
At the same time, the head of the UAC stressed that if the project is successfully implemented, India will not only buy fifth-generation aircraft, but will also launch licensed production.
project to make a fighter of the fifth generation is part of the current current policy of the Government of India Make in India, on the Russian side Sukhoi Design Bureau is the developer, Hindustan Aeronautics is with the Indian company. 19659005] Earlier, the media reported on India's intention to withdraw from the project, the basis for which was the availability of own resources for the creation of technolo gies that would allow the construction of this type of aircraft.