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 Ukraine and Canada to agrees to jointly develop aircraft projects

Ukraine and Canada agreed on joint development of high-tech projects in aircraft engineering.

Censor.NET reports citing press service of the Ukrainian defense enterprise Spetstekhnoexport.

Ukraine's leading defense contractors made respective deal with Canadian counterparts d uring the recent Canadian Aerospace Summit in Ottawa, .

"Both countries needs such kind of cooperation to preserve their place at the global arms and hardware market. Production of modern air engines, radars, navigation systems will significantly broaden Ukraine's exporting capabilities. I mean, it's much more than third world countries where we can export our hardware and services," Spetstekhnoexport CEO Pavlo Barbul said.

According to Roman Romanov, Director of state-run defense enterprise Ukroboronprom, such companies as Pratt & Whitney Canada, United Technologies, Esterline Electronics, IMP Group consider Ukraine their strategic partner.
Read more: Ukroboronprom expects Defense Ministry to order new military equipment

He reminded that in October, state enterprise Antonov ordered two PW150A engines from Pratt & Whitney Canada to introduce them onto Antonov's new transport aircraft An-132D.

Earlier, Ukroboronprom reported of possible cooperation with Thailand while working on BTR-4, an armored personnel carrier.
 
 
 
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