10 August 2010, Tuesday, 10:19
author: Lubov Kolokolova
The V international specialized exhibition “Aviation and space technologies, modern materials and equipment Kazan-2010”, organized by the Tatarstan’s Cabinet of Ministers jointly with the Ministry of industry and trade of Russian Federation, will be opened today in Kazan on the territory of the exhibition center “Kazan Fair”, and enterprises of Bashkortostan will also take part in its work.
The exhibition is called to contribute to development of scientific-technical and technological potential of the enterprises and organizations, busy with designing and production of aviation and space technique, to expansion of international cooperation and trade and to acceleration of realization of the federal goal-oriented programs “The development of Russian civil aviation technique in 2002-2010 and for the period till 2015” and “Modernization of the Russian transport system”.
Several actions of the exhibition will be devoted to the remarkable dates in the history of our Fatherland: the 100th anniversary of Russian aviation, the 50th anniversary of the first man’s space flight, the 85th anniversary of Russian standardization and to the 70th anniversary of the Kazan’s helicopter plant.
The newest technologies in aviation and space branches, double-purpose technologies, information systems for control over designing, mastering and manufacturing of the aviation products and their after-sale service, the novelties in the sphere of use of optic, metal-optic and electronic-optic wares in the control and navigation systems, high-precision digital technological equipment, plasma and laser centers and other equipment will be demonstrated at the exhibition.
More than 100 enterprises and organizations, including the companies in the staff of the state corporation “ROSTECHNOLOGII” (Russian Technologies), the United Aviation Engineering Corporation, OPK “OBORONPROM”, the concern “AVIAPRIBOROSTROENIE”(Aviation Instrument-Making), the holding company “Composite” , such big scientific and research centers as “TSAGI”, “TSIAM”, “VIAM” and others already announced their participation in the exhibition. Republic of Bashkortostan will be presented by the federal state unitary enterprise “The Ufa’s instrument-making and production association” (UPPO) and by the Ufa’s scientific-production enterprise “MOLNIA” (Lightning). It is necessary to say that UPPO is one of the biggest instrument-making enterprises in Russia, where the aviation and space direction is considered prior in the course of almost half a century. At present time UPPO participates in production of details and units for the International Space Station (MKS).
The Ufa’s scientific and production enterprise “MOLNIA” is busy with designing and production of the electronic control systems and electrical ignition systems for the aircraft engines.
The exhibition will be working during four days – till August 13 inclusive.