Goscomvoyenprom launches preparations for MILEX-2019

9th International Exhibition of Arms and Military Machinery MILEX-2019 will be held in Minsk on 15-18 May 2019. The decision was made effective by Edict of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Belarus No.162r dated 8 June 2018.

In order to ensure proper preparation for the event, State Military Industrial Committee of the Republic of Belarus has assembled a task group as specified in Order dated 14 June 2018. The group is led by First Deputy Chairman of Goscomvoyenprom Mr. Igor Demidenko, his deputy is Mr. Dzmitry Pantus, Goscomvoyenprom Deputy Chairman.

The Order establishes areas of responsibility for members of the task group and for Goscomvoyenprom departments in regard to preparation for the Exhibition and for the Conference that will be a part of the event.

Working jointly with senior executives of Goscomvoyenprom companies, the Head of the task group has set up work pursuant to implementation of the approved plan of actions aimed at preparation for MILEX-2019 Exhibition and 8th International Scientific Conference on Military-Technical Issues, Defense, Security and Dual-Purpose Technologies.

Organizers of the event plan to exhibit samples of armament, as well as military and special vehicles, within comprehensive development projects and focus areas defined by “Defence Sector and Goscomvoyenprom Development Program (up to the year 2020)”. They also intend to showcase palpable results of scientific-technical, scientific-industrial and cross-sectoral cooperation.

One of the main requirements that the exhibitors need to meet is to present conceptually new, state-of-the-art, hi-tech samples of armament and vehicles that enjoy high level of demand in international military markets and can fully reflect true capabilities of our country’s Defense Sector. The list of prospective exhibits is being compiled at the moment by Goscomvoyenprom companies.

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