The Ministry of Defense Production of Pakistan has signed a contract for the repair, maintenance, and upgradation of a PAF IL-78MP Aerial Refueller & Strategic Airlifter aircraft with Ukroboronprom of Ukraine. The Ukrainian defense conglomerate had already been awarded the contract to do maintenance and upgradation work on another PAF Il-78MP last year. In addition, Ukrspecexport signed a contract for two more expected Il-78MPs. This means that Ukraine will be overhauling all 4 Il-78MPs of the PAF. The contract is priced at $30 Million. Ukroboronprom said the contract for overhauling and upgrades for the first Il-78MP had already been completed.