Venezuela Air Force Moderninzing Fleet By Purchasing Chinese

Posted on November 17, 2012 • Filed under: Latin America Aviation, Police/Military Activity, Venezuela

The National Armed Forces of Venezuela, in order to modernize its fleet, China will purchase more aircraft, model Y-8, after EE. UU. refused to sell to the Latin American country units and aircraft parts, models C-130 Hercules and C-123. according to “Since we have left are a few inches Hercules aircraft, we had only two planes and sometimes one, because we had to remove some parts to put them on the other because the United States refused to sell the parts,” he said on Friday Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez in Council of Ministers held at the Miraflores Palace, headquarters of the Venezuelan government.
The new aircraft will be used by Chinese Bolivarian Military Aviation, replacing American planes, model C-130 Hercules and C-123, and will not use offensive, but serve to transport. Read Article

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