First Four Upgraded MiG-29s Delivered to Slovakian AF
24 Apr 2006
Recently, MiG corporation handed over the first batch of four upgraded MiG-29s to the Slovakian Air Force. The aircraft are upgraded to meet NATO and ICAO standards, in cooperation with BAE Systems and Rockwell Collins.
The contract which was signed in June 2005 at the Le Bourget Air Show, Paris, covers 12 Slovakian Air Force MiG-29 fighters. The upgraded MiG-29 will be able to participate in NATO operations with no limitation and meet ICAO requirements.
- APMC-TACC via AVIA.RU