Antonov and WB Electronics to work on unmanned aircraft complex
On September 22, 2015, at Arms and Security fair, a memorandum of understanding was signed between Antonov Company, part of the state concern Ukroboronprom, and WB Electronics of Poland. With this document the parties confirmed their interest in cooperation on implementation of WB Electronics’ technologies in development of tactical unmanned aircraft complex being designed by Antonov and needed by armed forces of Ukraine.
The project is based on Antonov’s experience in design, production and after-sale support of aircraft of various classes and intentions in combination with high-tech equipment produced by WB Electronics.
According to Mykhaylo Gvozdov, acting President of Antonov company, “Signing of this memorandum is starting point of a new Antonov’s international programme aimed to reinforce defence of our state. We are sure, that the complex being developed will take a proper place on the market and will play a significant role in strengthening the defence power of Ukraine.”