14TH INTERNATIONAL MARINE AND AEROSPACE EXHIBITION “LIMA-2017” (LANGKAWI, MALAYSIA)
One of the largest exhibitions of military equipment in Asia Pacific, International Marine and Aerospace Exhibition “LIMA-2017”, took place from March 21st till March 25th 2017. The exhibition was carried out under the auspices of the Government of Malaysia, Ministry of Defense and Command of the Armed Forces of Malaysia. The exhibition is held every two years since 1991.
The exhibition featured civil and military aviation, avionics, packages on overhaul and upgrade of aviation equipment, high-precision weapons control systems, jammers, aircraft armament, navy equipment and armament, coast guard armament, underwater equipment and outfit, UAVs, reconnaissance means, access control means, simulators and training programs, humanitarian aid and elimination of natural disasters aftermaths.
The LIMA-2017 exhibition occupied 120 000 m2. More than 500 companies from 38 countries took part in the exhibition. 38 national pavillions were exhibited by Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, China, Czech, Estonia, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Malaysia, Netherlands, Norway, Philippines, Poland, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, UAE, United Kingdom and USA.
The exhibition welcomed 331 VIP delegations from more than 33 countries, more than 40 thousand experts and 140 thousand visitors.
SFTUE “Belspetsvneshtechnika” took part in the LIMA-2017 exhibition in its capacity as a collective organizer and main exhibitor of the pavilion of the State Military-Industrial Committee. SFTUE “Belspetsvneshtechnika” exhibited mock-ups of the ADMS “Pechora-2M”, ADMS “Kub”, manpad “Igla” simulator, optics and optronics. The national pavilion of the Republic of Belarus also hosted JSC “KB Radar” – managing company of “Radar Systems” holding, JSC “Display Design Bureau”. The mentioned companies exhibited remotely controlled fire and surveillance system “Adunok”, display modules, helmet-mounted display means, mock-ups of “Groza”, “Groza-S”, “Rosa-RB” and “Vostok-3D” stations.
Advertisement posters highlighted the capabilities of the State Military-Industrial Committee of the Republic of Belarus in the area of supplies of military and special purpose goods.
In order to comprehensively promote the services of the State Military-Industrial Committee of the Republic of Belarus illustrated advertisement aids (catalogues, brochures, leaflets, as well as USB cards containing soft copies of the presentations) were distributed among the persons concerned.
Official meetings with Command of the Armed Forces of the Philippines and Malaysia, as well as with partner companies were carried out in order to negotiate military-technical cooperation with the Asia Pacific countries.