C4iSR: Air

Russia gifts Serbia MiG-29 training

26 February 2018

Russia has approved the donation of EUR2 million (USD2.5 million) to Serbia for training future MiG-29 pilots, Serbian Defence Minister Aleksandar Vulin revealed on 23 February during a visit to Moscow.

The donation comes after Russia transferred surplus MiG-29 jet fighters to Serbia in October 2017 as part of a military donation package, which includes the delivery of 30 T-72S main battle tanks and 30 BRDM-2 armoured reconnaissance vehicles in 2018.

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