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Russia to feature over 200 weapon systems at FAMEX-2019 aerospace show in Mexico

These include, in particular, the Yak-130 plane, the MiG-29M fighter, the Mi-17V-5,Mi-171Sh military transport helicopters, the Mi-35M transport/attack helicopter, the Ka-52, Mi-28NE gunships

MOSCOW, April 22. /TASS/. Russia’s state arms seller Rosoboronexport (part of the hi-tech corporation Rostec) will demonstrate over 200 weapon systems at the FAMEX-2019 international aerospace show in Santa Lucia, Mexico, on April 24-27, the company’s press office reported on Monday.

"The integrated Russian exposition will feature the display stands of Rosoboronexport (No. 121 in Hall C) and Russian Helicopters Group (No. 118 in Hall D), at which foreign customers will be able to view more than 200 items of armament and military hardware. Besides, a delegation of the Irkut Corporation will be demonstrating its output," the company’s press office said.

The Russian weapons that will be featured at the Mexican aerospace show have the biggest prospects on the Latin American market, the company’s press office said.

This military hardware includes the Yak-130 combat training plane, the MiG-29M multirole frontline fighter, the Mi-17V-5, Mi-171Sh military transport helicopters, the Mi-35M transport and attack helicopter, the Ka-52 and Mi-28NE gunships and the light Ka-226T multirole helicopter.

The Orion-E, Orlan-10E and Takhion drones, and also the Pantsyr-S1 air defense missile/gun system, the Viking and Buk-M2E surface-to-air missile systems, the man-portable Verba and Igla-S anti-aircraft missile complexes also have big potential on the Latin American market.