MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The Army-2016 forum is scheduled to take place on September 6-11 at the Russian Armed Forces’ Patriot Park in Kubinka, a western suburb of Moscow.
"The visitors will be able to see the latest remote-controlled underwater vehicle ‘Pantera’, automomous remote-controlled underwater vehicle ‘Gavia," as well as other robotic equipment for various purposes," the ministry said in a statement.
Several defense industry ventures are also planning to demonstrate their drones which were developed for the Navy. The Navy’s educational organizations are also preparing maritime robotics exhibits.
According to the official website of the event, the goals of the forum include stimulating innovation in the Russian military-technical complex, developing cooperation with other states and promoting technical re-equipment of Russia's Ministry of Defense.
The Army-2015 forum attracted over 800 exhibitors and over 200,000 visitors from 73 countries, as well official delegations from 38 countries.