Kazakhstan proposed to Kyrgyzstan to cooperate in the maintenance of aircrafts
Also, Kazakhstan proposed the products and services of the local defense facilities to the Force Ministries and Departments of the Kyrgyz Republic.
The delegation of the Ministry of Defense and Aerospace Industry of Kazakhstan visited Bishkek with a working visit, where it held a number of meetings with heads of the Military Ministries and Departments, IIA “Kazinform” reports.
Minister of Defense and Aerospace Industry of Kazakhstan Beibut Atamkulov met with chairman of the State Committee for Defense Affairs of Kyrgyzstan Mirbek Kassymkulov. The sides discussed the matter of interaction in the defense industry, establishing of inter-plant cooperation, as well as perspectives of mutual deliveries of military products.
The Kazakh delegation proposed to cooperate in the maintenance of aircrafts, in particular, repairing of equipment of helicopters. Also, the products and services of the local defense facilities of the Force Ministries and Departments of Kyrgyzstan.
At the meeting with the Minister of Emergency Situations of Kyrgyzstan Mubatbek Boronov, the possible delivery of multifunctional helicopters of the enterprise “Eurocopter Kazakhstan engineering” LLP for the needs of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Kyrgyzstan.
The Kazakhstani enterprises of the defense industry likely to deliver military products to Kyrgyzstan, including products of light industry. For instance, “TarazKozhObuv” LLP has the possibility to supply military boots for the personnel of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Kyrgyzstan.
At the same time, the sides expressed the readiness to cooperate in the joint use of the Kazakhstani space systems in the interest of the bodies of prevention and liquidation of emergencies of the Kyrgyz Republic. Cooperation in the space sphere includes the exchange of information and experience in the sphere of remote sensing of the earth, as well as training of specialists in space activity.
According to the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Kyrgyzstan, a meeting of the Kazakh Minister with head of the general Staff of Kyrgyzstan Raiyimberdi Duishenbiyev was held. The sides discussed the state of the military cooperation and noted a positive dynamic of the development of cooperation.
Following a working trip to Kyrgyzstan, Minister Atamkulov invited Kyrgyz counterparts to participate in the V International exhibition weapons systems and military equipment “KADEX-2018”, that will be held from May 23-25 in Astana.