Russia Delivers Four Mi-28 Attack Helicopters To Iraq

  • Our Bureau
  • 11:12 AM, February 3, 2015
  • 3879
Russia Delivers Four Mi-28 Attack Helicopters To Iraq
Mil Mi-28 Helicopters Source:wikipedia

Russia has delivered four Mi-28 attack helicopters to Iraq to counter Islamic State (IS), Russian Military Source was quoted as saying by Interfax Sunday.

The helicopters were part of earlier contracts Iraq signed worth around $4.3bn in 2012 that included 36 Mi-28 attack helicopters and 28 Pantsir units.

The Mi-28s began arriving in Iraq in January last year. The last delivery took place in September.

In July, Russia delivered five Su-24 ground attack aircraft worth an estimated $500 million to help in the fight.

Also Read

Iraq Offers To Barter Oil For Weapons

January 22, 2015 @ 09:11 AM

ISIS Attacks USAF’s A-10 Warthog Aircraft With Strela Missiles: Iraqi News

January 16, 2015 @ 10:46 AM

US Army Plans Iraqi M1A1 Tanks Upgrades To Counter Roadside Bomb Attacks...

January 6, 2015 @ 01:39 PM

Iran And Iraq Deepen Defense Ties To Fight Against ISIL

January 1, 2015 @ 11:45 AM

US Permits $3 Billion Sale Of Tanks And Armored Vehicles To Iraq

December 22, 2014 @ 01:12 PM

Russia Develops New Fuel For Hypersonic Cruise Missile

February 17, 2015 @ 02:19 PM

Russia’s T-50 Aircraft Enters Into Service

February 5, 2015 @ 11:39 AM

Russia To Produce New Kalashnikov Assault Rifle Ak-12, A-55

February 4, 2015 @ 11:55 AM

Russian Air Force, Naval Aviation To Receive 126 airplanes, 88 helicopters in

February 4, 2015 @ 10:42 AM