At the beginning of the first day of DefExpo-2018, the head of the SC "UkrOboronProm" Pavlo Bukin held talks with the Defence Secretary of India Sanjay Mitra. The parties discussed the further work plan of the Joint Working Group on military-technical cooperation between Ukraine and India.
It was emphasized that the task of the working group is to accelerate the implementation of joint projects in the defense sector under the program “Make in India”. Development of new scientific and technical projects with Defence Research and Development Organisation of India (DRDO) was also discussed.
The DefExpo-2018 has been held in India since 2000, every two years, with the support of the Ministry of Defense of India. Leading defense companies represent their products here. Armored vehicles, rocket-artillery weapons, air defense equipment, naval equipment, communications and electronic warfare equipment, unmanned systems are displayed in the framework of DefExpo.