Within the period from July 9th till July 12th, 2014 the 7th International Exhibition of Arms and Military Equipment «MILEX-2014» has been held. Exhibitor’s organizers: National Exhibition Centre “BelExpo” of the Department of Belarusian President Affairs, State Military-Industrial Committee of the Republic of Belarus, National Academy of Science of the Republic of Belarus and Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Belarus. «MILEX-2014» General Sponsor – SFTUE “Belspetsvneshtechnika”.
International Exhibition of Arms and Military Equipment became a very important event in nationwide politics on further raising of defense sector, development and strengthening of science absorbing industry, increase of science-technical potential of the republic, creation of new conditions for closer military-technical cooperation, integration and cooperation with near- and far-abroad countries in the leading spheres of defense industry.
The exhibition’s goal: to demonstrate production of defense enterprises and enterprises producing double-purpose equipment, to create favorable conditions for making mutually beneficial contacts between manufacturers and customers of defense industry production, to promote signing of the agreements within the sphere related to manufacture and upgrade of armament and equipment.
Official opening ceremony attended Assistant to the President of the Republic of Belarus on national security affairs Lukashenko V.A., Prime-Minister of the Republic of Belarus Mjasnikovich M.V., Deputy Chairman of Military-Technical Committee of the Government of the Russian Federation Bochkarev O., Deputy State Secretary of the Union State Kubrin A., Chairman of the State Military–Industrial Committee of the Republic of Belarus – Chairman of organizing committee of the exhibition – Gurulev S.P., Minister of Defense of the Republic of Belarus Zhadobin Y. V., General Secretary of the Collective Security Treaty Organization Bordjuzha N.N. and other officials. 169 enterprises, designing bureaus, R&D institutes, higher educational establishments and other organizations participated in the exhibition; more than 4000 exhibits were demonstrated. Official delegations from more than 35 countries visited «MILEX-2014».
On the exhibition’s open area SFTUE “Belspetsvneshtechnika” demonstrated: ADMS «Strela-10BМ2», upgraded ADMS «Pechora-2BМ», upgraded radio altimeter PRV-13BM, marine drone. Optronic devices and equipment, unmanned aerial systems, armored equipment simulators, aircraft equipment simulators were demonstrated in the pavilion in the booth of SFTUE “Belspetsvneshtechnika”. Also visitors could see demonstration of video commercial about land troops equipment, aircraft equipment, Air Defense equipment, engineering and rear equipment, complex training systems, etc.