Aviation cluster of Forum ‘Army-2017’
At the end of this year a special aviation cluster
considerably extended as compared with ‘Army-2016’ is due to be introduced
within the frameworks of International Military and Technical Forum ‘Army-2017’,
which is to be held from 22 to 27 August in the largest Russian Patriot
Convention and Exhibition Center located in Moscow region. Aviation equipment is
to be deployed at Kubinka airfield near Forum ‘Army-2017’ site.
The aviation cluster is to be a further development of International Military
and Technical Forum ‘Army’ which is an integrated business platform for
promoting all types of military equipment including aviation necessary both for
sustaining Armed Forces of Russia and promoting the best aviation equipment at
world arms market.
It is worth noting that the new aviation cluster will entirely use the unique
opportunities of both International Forum ‘Army’ (the largest in Russia and
among the largest in the world) and opportunities of the site hosting the
International military expo.
One of the tasks to be solved at Forum is searching for technologies which can
be used in civilian industry of Russia including aviation. This will provide the
additional prospects for the participants including foreign aircraft
The aviation cluster of International Military and Technical Forum ‘Army-2017’
is to introduce the whole range of modern and advanced military and civil
aviation equipment at a static site and inflight, show technological innovations
by leading world aircraft manufacturers in exhibition halls, enable to have key
trends of international aviation industry discussed in the context of Forum
There is a great professional interest in ‘Army-2017’ including its aviation
cluster. Russian and foreign aircraft manufacturers focused on searching for new
partners, new technologies and products, are expected to be fully engaged in the
A number of aviation aspects will be shown within the frameworks of ‘Army-2017’
main display at the exhibition. The thematic areas will include ‘Military and
civil aircraft’, ‘Engine technology’, ‘Aircraft weapons’, ‘Simulators’,
‘Airfield facilities’, ‘Maintenance facilities’ etc. There is also a special
display dedicated to intra-industry and international cooperation related to
aerospace programs and projects.
Among the major participants are Russian Aerospace Forces, ‘Roscosmos’
corporation, rocket and space industry enterprises of Russia and other
countries, ‘UAC’, PAO, ‘Rostech’ and its members such as ‘Technodinamika’, KRET,
ODK, ‘Russian Helicopters’ and others. An eventful flight program with in air
demonstration by individual planes and air display teams is also expected.
For more details on the aviation cluster of ‘Army-2017’ as well as terms and