“MiG” Corporation takes part in Russian Forum of Arms-producing companies

The Delegation of JSC «RAC «MiG» headed by the Director General Ilya Tarasenko takes part in All-Russia forum of arms-producing companies held these days in Izhevsk. 

During the event the representatives of military-industrial complex discussed the best practices of conversion and diversification development. 

Forum participants were welcomed by the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin. He emphasized the importance of military-industrial complex development for economy of the country, as well as necessity of both civil and double-use products manufacturing.

The Director General of «MiG» Corporation Ilya Tarasenko reported about execution of diversification projects at JSC «RAC «MiG».

He pointed out that by now at the territory of Lukhovitsy Aviation Plant the center of maintenance and repair of SSJ-100 aircraft is being set up with further extension for maintenance and service of IL-114-300  and  MS 21-300 aircraft. According to the Director General, the Tretyakovo airfield was also included into the second line of establishment of post-sales support centers for Russian origin aircraft.  And professional retraining of the plant personnel for working with civil aircraft is being set up at Lukhovitsky Aviation technical school.

«All these measures will allow to achieve target parameters set by the President, minimize risks and increase profit despite of the industry trends», – Ilya Tarasenko summed up.

Forum of Arms-producing companies is a key event in celebration of Defense Industry workers’ Day in the Udmurt Republic. Heads of defense industry, its specialists, industrial designers and engineers, representatives of authorities and business are invited to participate in the forum. The main topic for discussion is diversification and improvement of competitive ability / strength of both civil and double-use products. Number of contracts between military-industrial companies and the Russian Ministry of Defense is planned to be signed during the forum.


Company Information:
JSC “Russian Aircraft Corporation “MiG” (incorporated into PJSC “UAC”, SC “Rostec”) is a complete cycle enterprise, which performs development, production, post-sales support and upgrade of aircraft systems, pilots and technicians training. Product range of the Company includes the newest MiG-35 multirole fighter, family of MiG-29K/KUB and MiG-29M/M2 fighters, MiG-31BM fighter-interceptor and training systems. Today engineers of RAC “MiG” are deeply involved in design of new generation aviation systems both manned and unmanned.

Director General – Ilya Tarasenko
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