Bolivia purchases six K-8 military aircraft from China

Posted on October 11, 2011 • Filed under: Bolivia, Latin America Aviation, Police/Military Activity, Politics

President Evo Morales said Tuesday that with the purchase of six K-8 aircraft made ​​in China for the fight against drug trafficking and other tasks, a technological revolution began in the Force Air, which celebrated the 88th anniversary of foundation. In a ceremony held in the Air Brigade of the city of El Alto, the Head of State said that the purchase, which renews the capacity of the Air Force, after many years of neglect, will mark an important milestone in the equipment Armed Forces service to the people and its main task of defending the homeland. Read Article

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