Belarus’ military industry at MILEX-2017

Belarus’ military industry at MILEX-2017

All the power of the Belarusian Army. Exhibition performances were held at International Exhibition of Arms and Military Equipment on May 21, 2017. Possibilities of military technologies and skills of military men were demonstrated at Minsk-1 Airport’s platform.

The exhibition is held for the eighth time. The aim of the current event is to show novelties to people and to get potential buyers interested. By the way, a contract between Baranovichi aircraft repair plant and the Russian Mi-8 and Mi-17 helicopter repair holding. Armored vehicle Caiman and Belarusian drones got many guests of the exhibition interested as well.

Anatoly Ksendzik, senior engineer of Pinsk border detachment:
Unmanned aircraft system “Shershen” is meant for air raid support during the day and at night times in different circumstances. As many as 40 minutes of flight, flight level up to 1,000 meters, speed from zero to 70 kilometers per hour. The radius of five kilometers.

Giermos Barbosos Heredia, Defense Attaché of Venezuela in the Republic of Belarus:
I am very impressed by the exposition and the presented exhibits. I would like to thank the organizers for inviting me. It is a wonderful event. I am from ground forces but I looked at every exhibit carefully.

As many as 140 exhibits from Belarus, Germany, China, Kazakhstan, Russia, Slovakia and Ukraine are taking part in the forum. Belarusian products are presented by about 80 plants.

The last time when MILEX Exhibition was held was in 2014. Belarusian military industry made a real breakthrough since then.