FOR MILITARY-TECHNICAL COOPERATION
(FSMTC of Russia)
The International Armaments and Materiel Expo MILEX 2009 will be held in Minsk (the Republic of Belarus) from 19 to 22 May.
The topical areas of the Exhibition are army, naval and air arms and equipment, air defense equipment, technical capabilities and systems to support troops, modernization and repairs of combat equipment and weapons, equipment and technology to dismantle arms, military hardware, and ammunition. The exposition area will total 7,500 sq. m. 200 companies from 4 states (Armenia, Belarus, Russia, and Ukraine) are expected to take part in the Exhibition
Member states of the Organization of the Collective Security Treaty will showcase their products.
Russian defense industry enterprises will take part in the Exhibition according to Order of FSMTC of Russia dated 30 May 2008 № 80-od.
The Exhibition sponsored by the Rostekhnologii State Corporation will involve 26 Russian companies, including 5 MTC-affiliated entities, such as Rostekhnologii State Corporation, FSUE Rosoboronexport, FSUE GNPP Bazalt, ОАО NPK Uralvagonzavod, and FSUE PO KVANT, offering over four hundred exhibits of military purpose products, including 19 full-scale specimens (ammunition, optical systems, and devices, etc.)
To develop an intergovernmental cooperation with defense industry enterprises of the Republic of Belarus, as agreed with FSMTC of Russia, separate stands will be allocated for OAO Defense Systems and FSUE PO KVANT.
A Session of the Business Council of the Interstate Commission for Military and Economic Cooperation of the Organization of the Collective Security Treaty and sessions of the Interstate Commission for Military and Economic Cooperation of the Organization of the Collective Security Treaty will be held during the Exhibition.
The Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation hopes that the 5th International Armaments and Materiel Expo MILEX 2009 will enable to develop and strengthen MTC and associated business relationships between Russia, CIS states and OCST member states, and above all, with the Republic of Belarus.
PRESS SERVICE OF FSMTC of RUSSIA
115324, Moscow, Ovchinnikovskaya Nab., 18/1
Tel./fax +7 (495) 953-78-48
Date of publication: 06.11.2009