Combat Aircraft reports from the Russian Federation’s most important arms exhibition, the International Military-Technical Forum ‘Army’, which takes place annually in Patriot Park in Kubinka, Moscow.


report: Babak Taghvaee

THIS YEAR, THE Army- 2017 exhibition was held between August 22 and 27. Around 18,000 products from Russia’s various armaments manufacturers — from ammunition and Kalashnikov rifles to main battle tanks and jet fighters — were demonstrated to representatives from 114 foreign countries. These countries sent 65 official military delegations, 35 of which were led by high-ranking officials including 20 delegations led by defense ministers.

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