Putin plays the India card

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    A couple of points noted: one being the medias spin on this story. And the second the economic effects when looking at this story from an economists opinion.
    Interesting story that was a attention getter. But besides the Nuke power plant deal the other deals have to surface as well of it is only hot air coming from russia.
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mikoyan_MiG-35
    http://www.fas.org/man/dod-101/sys/ac/row/mfi.htm
    Seeing the use of the super hornet cost? I don't know any reliably stats to back this one up. But looking at the wage difference and overall economy in India that would be a factor in the finished cost of the MIG-35 . All yet to be seen but should be more in the news about this in the coming days.
    MIG 29 airframe would cut cost considerably but in 1/2 of what a
     

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