The head of the Ukrainian aircraft state enterprise Antonov Dmitry Kiva called a provocation data about the fact That Ukraine has disappeared Five aircraft of Indian air force directed back to recover.
"As for the message on the aircraft An-32, this is a provocation, everyone already knows how this information came through a little-known media, someone threw in. I wish to say That we in truth this agreement is executed, but the work and the planes are in the enterprise of civil Aviation 410, "Antonov" they never were, "said Kiva, reports RIA" Novosti ". On Sunday magazine Defense News referring to the bureaucrat of the Indian air force reported That Five Indian transport aircraft from 40 shipped to Ukraine India for modernization under the contract from 2009 are missing. According to a source, according to the agreement from 2009, which was signed by India with UkrSpetsExport about modernization and repair of 104 transport aircraft An-32, purchased in Ukrainian design Bureau Antonov, 40 aircraft were required to be upgraded within Ukraine, and 64 other - repair facilities on the Indian air force in Kanpur provided by Ukraine on technology. The total contract Price is 400 million dollars. On a subsequent day, the Indian defence Ministry denied this information. Another day in concern " Antonov told, where there are Five planes." the contract for the improvement 105 light transport aircraft An-32 was signed by the Ministry of defence of India with GHIT "Management" in 2009. Up to now completed 35 aircraft, which has already passed the Indian air force. Five aircraft are on GP " enterprise 410 State Aviation ", and Antonov company did not accept and did not send these aircraft, " - said the press service of the enterprise.