Chief Air Marshal of the Indian Air Force Birender Singh Dhanoa named the conditions under which India would purchase Russian fifth-generation Su-57 fighters. According to the official, the aircraft should be on service with the Russian army.

New Delhi is not considering the deal yet. It is important for India to see the fighters in action, said Birender Singh Dhanoa in an interview with Krasnaya Zvezda newspaper.

We are ready to consider the purchase of the aircraft after we see it in action, and once it will be given to us for consideration we will evaluate it, said Indian Chief Air Marshal.

Earlier, reported that Turkey can switch to Russian Su-57 fighters if it does not get American F-35.