Poland To Help Antonov Develop UAVs

24 September 2015 11:50

The Antonov state aircraft manufacturing enterprise has reached agreement on cooperation with the WB Electronics company (Poland), which will help the Ukrainian enterprise to develop tactical unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) for the Ukrainian Armed Forces. The relevant memorandum was signed during the "Weapons and Security" exhibition on 22 September, the press service of Antonov announced.

"The basis for implementation of this project will be the experience of Antonov in design, manufacture, and operational support for aviation equipment of various classes and purposes, combined with high-tech equipment manufactured by WB Electronics," the press service said.

WB Electronics is part of the WB Group, the largest private holding company in Poland, which specializes in defense technologies. The group produces various electronic components for military needs, computer systems, as well as drones.

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