THE FEDERAL SERVICE
FOR MILITARY-TECHNICAL COOPERATION
(FSMTC OF RUSSIA)

PRESS-RELEASE

on the International Aviation and Space Salon «MAKS – 2017»


The XII International Aviation and Space Salon «MAKS – 2017» will be held on July18-23, 2017 in Zhukovsky, Moscow Region. The organizers are Minpromtorg of Russia and State Corporation «Rostec».
The total square of the exposition is more than 20,000 sq. meters.
More than 650 Russian and foreign companies will take part in the salon, nearly 700 exhibits of the military purpose products will be represented.
99 enterprises will demonstrate their domestic defence industry achievements, among them 18 military-technical cooperation affiliated entities: State Corporation «Rostec», JSC «Rosoboronexport», JSC «Russian Helicopters», JSC «UEC», «HPW» JSC, JSC «KBP», «Almaz-Antey» Corp., JSC «UAC», PJSC «Company «Sukhoi», OJSC «IL», JSC «RAC «MiG», JSC «Tactical Missiles Corporation», JSC «Tecmash», JSC «SPA «Bazalt», «Pribor» SPA JSC, OJSC «RPA «Splav», JSC «Shvabe», JSC «PA «UOMP».
The national pavilions of Germany, France, Italy, Switzerland, the Czech Republic, China, India, Canada, the Republic of Belarus, the Islamic Republic of Iran are organuzed.
At the open static exposition 116 aerial vehicles of different types (including 18 aircraft of the Russian Air and Space Force) will be demonstrated, in particular:
aircraft – Tu-160, Tu-95MS, Tu-22M3, A-50U, Il-76-MD-90A and others;
helicopters – different modifications of Mi-8/Mi-17, Ansat-U and others.
Among the novelties of the salon – MiG-35S multifunctional front fighter, MS-21 short-medium haul aircraft (took his first flight in May 2017), the experiment prototype of Mi-171A2 medium multirole helicopter and PD-14 engine (the second stage of the flight tests was finished recently).
The scientific-technical conferences, international congresses on aviation thematic, events on career-guidance of young people are planned within the framework of the salon schedule.
The Russian leading companies, such as PJSC «Company «Sukhoi», JSC «RAC «MiG», JSC «Corporation «Irkut», OJSC «IL», JSC «A.S.Yakovlev Design Bureau», «JSC Beriev Aircraft Company», JSC «SCAC», the companies of the holding JSC «Russian Helicopters» and others will take part in the flight program. The demonstration flights of MiG-35S and Yak-152 aircraft are planned for the first time. 84 aerial vehicles will be used in the flight program in all, the performance of 8 aerobatic teams will take place in it.
A great number of foreign delegations are expected to arrive, with the leadership of which the negotiations and the working meetings on the issues of military-technical cooperation are planned.

Date of publication: 19.07.2017


 


 

 


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