March 17, 2017
March 14, Zhukovsky – Representatives of the Government of the Russian Federation, federal agencies, municipal administrations, Rustech Corporation, heads of aviation industry enterprises and performance groups of Zhukovsky congratulated the staff and veterans of Aviasalon JSC on the 25th anniversary of the company. The ceremony was held at the House of Scientists of Central Institute of Aerohydrodynamics in Zhukovsky and attended by over 150 people.
One of the greetings from the Government of the Russian Federation delivered to the guests was that by Dmitry Rogozin, Vice Prime Minister of the Russian Federation. He stressed in his letter: “Your enterprise has since the very beginning been organizing the International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS, which is the pride of our country. Today, it is the best way to demonstrate the power and achievements of Russian of aviation and space technology to public and expand international cooperation in these fields”.
“MAKS demonstrates latest achievements of domestic manufacturers, hosts presentations of aircraft that have no analogues in the world, strengthens the position of Russian manufacturers in the international arena, and it is where multi-billion dollar deals are made. There is no doubt that the event will be held at the highest level, which is ensured by the professionalism and dedication of Aviasalon JSC staff”, Denis Manturov, Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, said in his address.
At the end of the event, Aleksandr Levin, CEO of Aviasalon JSC, addressed the audience and expressed gratitude to the organizers, participants and partners of MAKS for fruitful cooperation.
Aviasalon JSC (Ex Aviasalon LLP and Aviasalon CJSC) was founded on February 14, 1992. Over the years, the company has acted as the organizer of the exhibition Mosaeroshow-92, has held twelve International Aviation and Space Salons MAKS in 1993-2015, hosted international forums Mechanical Engineering Technology and exhibitions of arms and military equipment OboronExpo.
International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS-2017 will be held in accordance with the Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation dated June 19, 2015. Venue is the fly ground of Gromov Flight Research Institute, Zhukovsky, Moscow Region. According to the agreement with the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation dated December 15, 2015, Aviasalon JSC is defined as the sole official host of the air show.
MAKS-2015 was attended by 878 enterprises and organizations, including 150 foreign companies from 30 countries.