facebook
twitter
search
search

Russia claims $5 billion in helicopter orders at Dubai Air Show

Nov. 23, 2013 at 1:46 PM

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 23 (UPI) -- Russia's state-owned arms exporter said Saturday it has new orders worth $5 billion from Arabian Gulf nations for helicopters.

A Rosoboronexport representative made the announcement at the Dubai Air Show in the United Arab Emirates.

The representative said outstanding orders as of Nov. 1 exceeded $38 billion for Russia's state arms exporter for military-related equipment.

During the five-day biannual air show, the Russian delegation held talks with the UAE, Saudi Arabia, India, Jordan and Algeria, RIA Novosti reported.

Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Trending Stories
Vatican: Bishops not required to report abuse to police
Nicola Griffin to appear in Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue at 56
Dementia rates decline in U.S., researchers unsure why
'El Chapo' drug empire's alleged financial operator arrested in Mexico
New data undermines story of Yellowstone's formation