Rosoboronexport to showcase land forces equipment and air defense weapons

June 10 – At the International Land and Airland Defence and Security Exhibition Eurosatory 2016, to be held on 13 – 17 June, 2016 in Paris, Rosoboronexport (part of the Rostec State Corporation) will display Russian military hardware, as well as hold talks with the European partners.

“At Eurosatory, we traditionally present armored vehicles, missile and artillery systems, close assault weapons and ammunition, key air defense weapons, diverse engineer equipment as well as some helicopter models. This year we’ll focus also on a variety of counter-terrorism equipment and conduct presentation of our new project, “Integrated Security Systems,” said Igor Sevastyanov, Rosoboronexport Deputy Director General, who leads the joint Rostec-Rosoboronexport delegation.

Rosoboronexport expects keen interest in the various versions of the BMP-3 IFV, T-90S and T-90MS tanks, Smerch multiple rocket launch system, BTR-82A APC, SPM-2 GAZ-233136 special police vehicle, Pantsir-S1, Taor-M2KM and Buk-M2E SAM systems, Ka-52 and Mi-28NE attack helicopters.

During the exhibition, Rosoboronexport will hold scheduled talks with its European partners. The Company also expects to meet with delegations from Southeast Asia, the Middle East and North Africa and Latin America.

“Despite the tense geopolitical situation, we are in contact with our European partners, who are interested in developing cooperation with Russian industrial enterprises Our task is to keep track of events and be ready for any development of the situation. In addition, Eurosatory is an excellent platform for analysis of trends in the global arms market and contacts with delegations from all regions of the world,” said Igor Sevastyanov.

Rosoboronexport is the organizer of the Russian exposition. Russian exhibitors will also include NPO Splav, Kalashnikov Concern, Schwabe Holding and Proekt-Technika Corporation.

Rosoboronexport is the only state-owned arms trade company in the Russian Federation authorized to export the full range of military and dual-purpose products, technologies and services. It is a subsidiary of the Rostec Corporation. Founded on 4 November, 2000, now Rosoboronexport is one of the leading world arms exporters to the international market. Its share in Russia’s military exports exceeds 85 percent. Rosoboronexport cooperates with more than 700 enterprises and organizations in the Russian defence industrial complex. Russia maintains military technical cooperation with more than 70 countries around the world.