President of Turkey Recep Tayyip erdoğan told about the offer made to his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin. The Turkish leader wanted to work together to produce anti-aircraft missile system s-500, said Twitter Anadolu Agency.
“Russia has provided us with credit for the C-400 on very reasonable terms. On the second and third stages we will start manufacturing the collective. Perhaps the joint production of C-500” — said Erdogan.
About when the discussions took place between politicians and what was the reaction of Vladimir Putin, not reported.
In September 2017, Moscow and Ankara signed an agreement to supply Turkey systems s-400. The cost of the agreement is $ 2.5 billion, more than half of the amount will cover the Russian loan.