"September 17 will ship the first batch of Yak-130 to Bangladesh - six units from the 16 will be delivered under the contract," said the manager.
According to him, “Bangladesh is the second foreign country that ordered combat training Yak-130, before that 16 of such aircraft was received by Algeria”.
Chemezov noted that “initially in Bangladesh they planned to purchase 24 Yak-130”, however, these plans had to be changed due to lack of funds.
Help "MIC": “The twin-jet combat-training aircraft of the new generation Yak-130 was developed by the Yakovlev Design Bureau, which is part of the Irkut Corporation. It is intended for training and combat training of flight personnel, as well as combat use in simple and complex meteorological conditions, for air and ground targets. ”