28 - 31 October 2010, the First International Exhibition of Defense and Security DEFENSYS – 2010 will take place within the grounds of the International Exhibition Centre in Thessaloniki (Greece). Its subjects cover arms of Land forces, Air Forces, Navy, space vehicles, protection, and security.
The Exhibition DEFENSYS – 2010 held in Greece will be a substitute for its predecessor - the International exhibition of arms and military hardware of all types of armed forces DEFENDORY INTERNATIONAL.
According to the Organizer, the Exhibition will play host to representatives from more than 95 countries of the Near and Middle East, Europe, North and South America, Asia, and Africa. More than 100 companies from Europe, Asia, and the USA are expected to participate in the Exhibition.
The Minister of the National Defense of Greece will open the Exhibition.
In 2010, organizations of the Russian military-industrial complex will take part in the Exhibition according to Orders of FSMTC of Russia dated 30 May 2008 No 80-od.
The Russian Technologies (Rostekhnologii) State Corporation is the Organizer of the unified Russian exposition.
Four Russian organizations will take part in the Exhibition, such as FSUE Rosoboronexport, OAO Almaz-Antey Air Defense Concern, FSUE PA NPZ, and OAO Kurganmashzavod, providing information about more than 300 brand names of military purpose products, including a BMP-3 infantry fighting vehicle, an air defense missile system, S-400 Triumph, S-300 PMU2 Favorit air defense missile system, a Su-30MK2 multi-role fighter, a Ka-52 reconnaissance and attack helicopter, etc.
The Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation expresses hope that participation of Russia in the International Exhibition of Defense and Security DEFENSYS – 2010 will promote stronger cooperation in MTC and associated business ties with foreign partners.
Date of publication: 18.01.2011