Russia to Introduce 50 New Weapon Systems to Market

Russia to Introduce 50 New Weapon Systems to Market 24 August, 2020

Alexander Mikheyev, CEO of the Russian Defence Export Authority Rosoboronexport, made the remarks ahead of the 2020 International Military and Technical Forum event.

Mikheyev said they plan to introduce nearly 50 new weapons systems to the world market. "In the next five or six years, Rosoboronexport plans to deliver almost 50 new weapon systems to the international arms market. These are final products involving air defence systems, combat and military transport aircraft, and also the armour, naval hardware and artillery," he said.

He added that Rosoboronexport plans to continue deliveries of Sukhoi Su-35 fighter jets by 2020.

"Among final products in 2020, the deliveries of Su-30MKI, Su-35 and MiG-29M/M2 fighters are planned," the chief executive said, without naming the purchasing countries.

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