Algeria received the first eight Su-30MKI (A) fighters under the third contract

It is reported that in the short term from 15 to 30 December 2016, eight first Su-30MKI (A) multi-role fighter jets were delivered to Algeria from Irkutsk under a contract in 2015 for the supply of 14 such aircraft.
Eight delivered Su-30MKI (A) fighters with estimated serial numbers 10MK4 505 - 10MK4 510, 10MK4 601 and 10MK4 602 built by the Irkutsk Aviation Plant PJSC "Irkut Corporation" were flown from Irkutsk to Algeria by four An-124-100 transport aircraft Volga-Dnepr Airlines. The first Su-30MKI (A) fighter built for Algeria under this contract with the serial number 10MK4 505 made its first flight in Irkutsk only on November 10, 2016, and in six months already eight vehicles were ready .

One of the Irkut Corporation PJSC built at the Irkutsk Aviation Plant for the Algerian Air Force under the 2015 contract is Su-30MKI (A) fighters (Algerian serial number KF-49, serial number 10MK4 510) during overflights in Irkutsk, December 2016.The aircraft was allegedly sent to Algeria in the third delivery pair on the An-124-100 aircraft of the Volga-Dnepr Airlines, departing from Irkutsk on 12/28/2016 (c) Alexey Korshunov / russianplanes.net (link)
Recall that the next, third, contract for the supply of the Algerian Air Force multifunctional fighters Su-30MKI (A) was signed by JSC Rosoboronexport in April 2015. The contract provides for the delivery of 14 Su-30MKI (A) aircraft built by the Irkutsk Aviation Plant of PJSC Irkut Corporation in 2016-2017. Thus, the eight first fighters under this contract were delivered to the customer in December 2016, and the six others will be transferred to 2017
Earlier, Algeria received 44 Su-30MKI (A) fighters under two contracts - 28 aircraft under the 2006 contract worth $ 1.5 billion delivered in 2007–2009, and 16 aircraft under the 2009 contract worth about 0.9 billion dollars (implementation of an option under a contract of 2006) set in 2011-2012.
In 2016, the Irkutsk Aviation Plant, therefore, produced a total of 29 fighters of the Su-30 family, including 21 Su-30SM aircraft (12 for the Russian Air Force, two of which were not handed over to the customer by the end of the year, seven for the Russian Naval Aviation , two for Kazakhstan) and eight Su-30MKI (A) for Algeria.

One of the Irkut Corporation PJSC built by the Irkutsk Aviation Plant for the Algerian Air Force under the 2015 contract of Su-30MKI (A) fighters with a serial number 10MK4 507 during the overflights in Irkutsk. 12/15/2016 (c) Alexey Korshunov / russianplanes.net (link)

Arrival in Irkutsk on 12/27/2016 of the An-124-100 transport aircraft (registration number RA-82042, serial number 9773054055093, serial number 06-06) of Volga-Dnepr Airlines.

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