Rostec State Corporation is presents over 1000 pieces of weapons, military and special equipment at the ongoing ARMY-2019 forum, which is taking place in Kubinka, near Moscow. The event concludes June 30.
The items being showcased include tanks, IFVs, helicopters, UAVs, artillery systems and ammunition, advanced firearms, communications equipment and EW systems. All key holding companies of the corporation, such as High Precision Systems, UralVagonZavod, Tecmash, TsNIITochMash, Russian Helicopters, United Engine Corporation, KRET, Ruselectronics, Shvabe and Avtomatika, are present at the event.
Among the new products presented at the Rostec’s exhibition are the unmanned 57 mm autocannon module AU-220M for land and naval platforms, POST-ZM signals intelligence station, Sosna missile system on the tracked BMP-3 chassis, c with Kornet-EM ATGM, military robot system Paladin, new 125 mm tank ammunition, Korsar UAV and new firearms, including several modifications of the Udav pistol.
“This year we’ve invited delegations from over 100 countries to take part in ARMY-2019, official meetings will be held with 70 of them on the sidelines of the Forum,” said Sergey Chemezov, Rostec CEO. “… the level of representation of partner countries is quite high this year: over 30 of them are headed by defense ministers, their deputies and chiefs of the general staff.”
Russia occupies second place in the world by the volume of arms exports. In 2018, Rosoboronexport’s deliveries amounted to $13.7 billion and export portfolio exceeded $50 billion.