As part of Russia's repayment of its debt, Slovakia will acquire seven Russian MIG 29 fighter planes and one MIG 29 UB, which is designed for training, Pravda reported on November 29. According to Slovak Defense Ministry State Secretary Jozef Gajdoš, the total value of the eight jets is $200 million. Slovakia received six MIG 29s worth $180 million from Russia.
7. Dec 1995 at 0:00 | From press reports of TASR and SITA