Today the Second International military and technical forum “Army-2016” has come to an end. The Closing ceremony of the forum was participated by the Russian Defence Minister General of the Army Sergei Shoigu.
The Head of the military department noted that the results of the forum proved it to become one of the leading world military exhibition events.
“In the course of the forum, our foreign partners have seen that we are open for joint projects in the military and technical sphere. We are grateful to the representatives of foreign countries who have come in this difficult international situation and are ready to cooperate with Russia,” said Sergei Shoigu.
On Thursday, the First Deputy Defence Minister Ruslan Tsalikov visited the International military and technical forum “Army-2016” where he got acquainted with the expositions of the leading manufacturers of the Military industrial complex. He also presented greetings of the Head of the Russian military department to the participants of the international forum.
In the new building of the universal training and demonstration centre “Patriot”, Ruslan Tsalikov observed the exposition grounds of the enterprises which are fulfilling the State Defence Orders.
During the official visit, Ruslan Tsalikov thanked the participants for the fruitdul work and wished them further success. He also expressed his gratitude to the builders who had constructed the new complex in Kubinka just in 1,5 years.
More than 80 foreign delegations will take part in the Army-2016 international military forum to be held near Moscow next week, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said Friday.
MOSCOW The Russian Defense Ministry’s Army-2016 forum is set to take place on September 6-11 in Kubinka, a western suburb of Moscow. The forum is expected to be the country’s largest event designed to showcase modern weapons and military equipment.
“It will bring together over 1,000 Russian enterprises and organizations, more than 80 foreign delegations. National expositions by our colleagues from the CSTO [Collective Security Treaty Organization]- Belarus, Kazakhstan and Armenia — will be presented at the exhibition,” the minister said during a conference call at the Russian Defense Ministry.
Shoigu added that the preparations for this event had been completed “on the whole.”
The Army-2015 forum attracted over 800 exhibitors and over 200,000 visitors from 73 countries, as well official delegations from 38 countries.
Modern samples of armament and military hardware of the Russian Aerospace Forces will be demonstrated during stationary exposition and dynamic programs of the International military and technical forum “Army 2016”. The Forum takes place in the Patriot park on September 6-11.
Visitors of the Forum will see Su-34 multidimensional bombers, Su-35S and Su-30Sm fighters, Ka-52, Mi-28N and Mi-35M attack helicopters, and Mi-8ATMSh combat transport helicopters.
Moreover, military transport aircraft including Il-76MD-90A transport, Tu-160 and Tu-95 MS strategic bombers, will be demonstrated at the exposition.
All aerobatic groups of the Russian Aerospace Forces will take part in the dynamic program of the Forum. Russian Knits will operate Su-27, Swifts – MiG-29, Russian Falcons – Su-30SM, Berkuty – Mi-28N, and Wings of Tavrida will perform aerobatic operating Yak-130 training aircraft.