The military forum, which is set to take place on September 6-11 in Kubinka, a western suburb of Moscow, will bring together representatives from the Russian defense industry, research institutes, universities, as well as foreign companies. Over 800 Russian and foreign participants will mount some 7,000 exhibitions throughout the week. The forum's participants and guests will attend a number of conferences and round-table discussions to discuss the future development of military technology.
The Russian Helicopters holding and Cuba's Tecnoimport struck a deal on the provision of documentation for the maintenance of Mi-8T helicopters, the manufacturer said in a press release Wednesday.
Latin American states are expected to show interest in the new models of Russian Arctic aircraft, the Russian Helicopters' military-technical cooperation director told Sputnik on Wednesday.
The Russian Helicopters is ready to start producing helicopters for Peru, Vladislav Savelyev told Sputnik on Wednesday.
Kazakhstan’s armed forces will receive multirole fighters and transport helicopters from Russia this year.
United Engine Corporation’s spokesperson has been manufacturing crutial parts of the aircraft manufacturing.
According to a spokesman from Russia's official state arms exporter Rosoboronexport, Russia plans to export $15 billion worth of weapons this year.
Russian President Vladimir Putin called on Tuesday the visit of Bahraini King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa to Russia "well-timed," expressing desire to discuss "global issues" with the monarch.
Rostec CEO Sergey Chemezov said that Rosoboronexport was planning to sell more than $13 billion worth of weapons in 2016 and arms exporter has already sold arms at a cost of $7 billion.
Rosoboronexport Deputy Director General Sergey Goreslavsky said that Russian state arms exporter Rosoboronexport with the Irkut Corporation, are working on the issue of showing the Yak-130 combat trainer aircraft in Uruguay, Brazil, Bolivia and Peru in 2017.
General Dembele Adama, the Malian Ministry of Defense and Veterans Affairs’s cabinet chief said that Mali wanted to sign a new contract with Russia on the purchase of tanks and air force technology, including aircraft, in addition to the existing arms procurement contract.
Sergey Goreslavsky, Russian state arms exporter Rosoboronexport's deputy director said that firm expects an invitation for ‘face-to-face’ talks with the Brazilian air forces on the Pantsir-S1 anti-aircraft artillery systems.
The Indian Defense Ministry is still in talks with Rosoboronexport on the supply of S-400 Triumf missile systems, according to the state arms exporter Rosoboronexport’s deputy director.
US has lifted sanctions against Rosobonexport’s contracts in Afghanistan, the firm’s deputy director told Sputnik on Tuesday.
Maj. Gen. Naveed Ahmed, the director general of defense procurement for Pakistan, stated that cooperation between Russia and Pakistan in counterterrorism is very high.
The Mi-8AMTSh-VA Arctic military transport helicopters might be of interest to companies whose activities are related to the Arctic and northern latitudes, particularly, oil and gas, exploration and transport companies, according to the statement of Russian Helicopters holding.
Qatar’s Ambassador to Russia Saoud Bin Abdallah Al Mahmoud stated that the Russian and Qatari defense ministers signed a military cooperation agreement, which does not include arms purchases.
The Pakistani armed forces show deep interest in Russian air defense systems and tanks.
BrahMos supersonic cruise missiles have no equivalent in the world today, according to a spokesman for the manufacturing firm BrahMos Aerospace Limited.
The Russian Defense Ministry and the Uralvagonzavod machine industry company agreed contract to deliver more than 100 T-14 Armata tanks, which were used in trials and combat operations, according to the deputy defense minister.
Russia and Bolivia signed an agreement on military cooperation on the sidelines of the Army-2016 military forum held in Kubinka near Moscow.