Venezuelan Army Prevents Information Leak About Su-30 Fighters - Defense Minister
MEXICO CITY (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 23rd February, 2021) Venezuelan Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino Lopez said an officer who had intended to give Colombia information about Russian Su-30MK2 fighters in service with the country had been detained.
"Thanks to information from patriotic soldiers, while trying to gain access to information about... the Bolivarian Military Aviation's Sukhoi-30MK2, captain of the active reserve Ronald Marrero Lozano was detained," the minister said on Twitter.
The detainee is giving detailed testimony.
The Venezuelan Air Force is armed with 23 Su-30MK2V fighters, which, in addition to Buk-M2 air defense missile systems and S-300VM air defense systems, makes it the strongest in Latin America.