First Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Ruslan Demchenko took part in the opening of Dubai Airshow 2013.
One of the largest air shows for the civilian and military aircraft hosts about one thousand exhibitors from around the world including Ukraine.
Ukroboronprom State Concern, ANTONOV company, SE Ivchenko-Progress, Motor Sich company and other leading defense industry enterprises present their innovations at the national pavilion of Ukraine.
On the first day of the exhibition Vice President, Prime Minister of the UAE HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum visited Ukrainian pavilion where he met head of Ukrainian delegation Minister of Industrial Policy of Ukraine Mykhailo Korolenko and got acquainted with Ukrainian aviation industry.
Ukrainian regional jet An-158 is presented among other 150 military and civilian planes. It will also take part in demonstration flights.
This year Dubai Airshow 2013 is held for the first time in the transport and logistics center Dubai World Central (DWC)”.