“Rosoboronexport” at the exhibition IDEX in 2017, signed a contract to supply anti-tank missiles worth $ 700 million mysterious country
“Rosoboronexport” at the exhibition IDEX 2017, taking place in Abu Dhabi (UAE), has signed a contract to supply anti-tank missiles worth more than $ 700 million, but the customer country wished not to reveal himself, said the Deputy head of the company Igor Sevastyanov reporters on February 21.
“Yes, indeed, the contract is signed, but the customer country wished to remain anonymous. The item and delivery time can not be called due to contractual obligations”, – quotes its RIA “Novosti”.
On the conclusion of the contract previously announced the official speaker of the exhibition, Brigadier General of the Armed forces of the United Arab Emirates Rashid Mohammed al-Shamsi. He said that the contract amounts to 713 million dollars (in AED), but the customer is also not called.
– The media learned details of the negotiations, the Russian Federation and India on the s-400
The largest in the middle East exhibition of arms and military equipment IDEX 2017, participation in which accept more than 1,200 companies from 57 countries, began its work in the UAE capital on Sunday and will last until February 23.
The Russian military-industrial complex is this XIII weapons-the cabin a large-scale exhibition that will present about 18 organizations, including the state spetsposelok on arms exports, Rosoboronexport, is a leading company in production of armored vehicles “Uralvagonzavod” concern aerospace defense “Almaz-Antey” concern “Kalashnikov”, the holding “Helicopters of Russia” and others.
As stated by the head of the Rosoboronexport delegation at the exhibition, Igor Sevastyanov, the increased interest of foreign customers are super-maneuverable multi-purpose fighter generation “4++” su-35, combat reconnaissance and attack helicopter Ka-52, anti-aircraft missile system s-400 “Triumph”anti-aircraft missile and gun complex “Carapace-C1″, portable anti-aircraft missile complex “Igla-s”, shown in the middle East, its excellent operational and combat qualities of tank T-90MS.
Only “Rosoboronexport” will be shown at the exhibition of more than 240 samples of weapons and military equipment for all branches of the armed forces. In total, the exposition of the Russian delegation presents about 800 items, among them a lot of novelties.
Middle Eastern countries are traditional partners of Russia in the sphere of military-technical cooperation. Special demand in the Middle Eastern countries have Russian air defense systems, aircraft and small arms.
The demand for Russian military equipment in the region greatly increased after the operation of the Air-space forces in Syria, during which domestic weapons, especially aircraft, have shown their high efficiency and reliability.