Russia will be presented at Le Bourget developments in military and civil aviation

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mamontovaya in photobacteria aircraft Il-112V. Archival photoRussia will be presented at Le Bourget developments in military and civil aviation© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mamontovaya the image Bank

The world’s largest international aerospace show kicks off in the Paris suburb of Le Bourget on June 19 and will last until June 25. Russia will exhibit both civil and military aircraft.

It is expected that the salon will be attended by delegations from almost fifty countries that show more than 2 thousand exhibits, including aircraft, helicopters, power units and drones. More than 20 Russian enterprises will take part in the exhibition, Rosoboronexport, United aircraft Corporation (UAC), «Helicopters of Russia», Russian Federal space Agency, the United engine Corporation (UEC) and other companies.

The Paris air show is held every two years. For the first time the USSR took part in it in 1936, which also featured the Soviet passenger aircraft ANT‑35. History of regular Soviet and later Russian presence began in 1957.

The civil part

As a full-scale exhibit of the United aircraft Corporation this year will showcase the Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft in the livery of the Mexican airline Interjet. Also the exposition of the KLA will be presented to the flight simulator aircraft MS-21 for pilot training for recently made first flight of the new airliner.

In addition, you will be shown a model of the aircraft Il-114-300, Il-112V, MTS, be-200, be-103, promising concept utility aircraft (M-60). As part of the Airshow, the KLA planned an intensive programme of negotiations with business partners from different regions of the world.

«Helicopters of Russia» will present a model of a light multipurpose helicopter «Ansat», which the company plans to deduce on the European market. «As part of the Airshow guide and holding specialists will hold a series of talks which will discuss the prospects of bilateral cooperation with foreign partners», — said the helicopter holding.

On the JDC stand will showcase the latest PD-14 engine created for the MS-21, the Russian-French SaM146 engine (installed on Sukhoi Superjet 100). In the business program of the JDC plans to discuss cooperation with global leaders in the aviation industry, including with the French group Safran. The Corporation will hold a presentation of the PD-14 engine potential customers.

The military part

«Rosoboronexport» will be shown to foreign customers of aviation equipment and weapons that are in demand on the world arms market. Modern combat aircraft of Russia at Le Bourget will present a multifunctional frontline fighter MiG-29M/M2 multi-purpose fighter su-35, modification of the su-30MK and training aircraft Yak-130.

In addition, the Russian exposition will demonstrate the attack helicopters Ka-52 and Mi-28NE, and multipurpose Ka-226T and Mi-26T2. Russian air defense systems in France will be presented anti-aircraft missile system «Antey-2500» (export version of s-300) air defense system «Buk-M2E» anti-aircraft missile and gun complexes «Carapace-C1».

At the stand of the KLA will be demonstrated models of combat and training aircraft – PMI, su-32, MiG-29K, MiG-35, su-30SM and Yak-152.