June 19, 2017

The 52nd International Paris Air Show Le Bourget 2017 opened on 19 June. The exposition of Yuzhnoye SDO is presented there.

Paris Air Show Le Bourget is one of the largest and most prestigious international exhibitions where the world leaders present their achievements in aviation and space industry. The exhibition takes place biennially on a regular basis. Here one can see not only what has been created and developed but also what will be done in the future. At Le Bourget one can find everything from the biggest airliner to miniature unmanned aerial vehicle (a flying robot) as well as appraise new products and advanced developments presented by the leading companies in areas such as aircraft and propulsion engineering, space and defense hardware, new materials and technologies.

Our company's delegation, headed by Mikhail Bondar, Acting General Director of Yuzhnoye SDO, started working on the first day of the air show. The following mockups are presented on our exposition stand: operational Zenit-3SLB and Antares launch vehicles, advanced Mayak-33-4Н launch vehicle; Sich-2M spacecraft; RD-810 rocket engine and thrusters. The delegation's work program envisages a number of meetings and negotiations that are planned to take place in order to establish and extend cooperation in the area of peaceful space exploration.

According to event organizers' data, more than 2370 exhibitors from 47 countries participate in the Air Show this year. The Yuzhnoye SDO exposition is placed in exhibition hall 4, stand F192. It has become a great tradition that the space industry of Ukraine is presented on the joint stand by the SSAU leading companies – Yuzhnoye SDO, SE PA YMZ, and Arsenal SIM SC.