> our title:

Antonov, Poland’s WBE to Jointly Develop New UAV

> original title:

Antonov and WB Electronics Are Ready to Work On Creation of Unmanned Aircraft Complex

(Source: Antonov JSC; issued September 22, 2015)


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 defense 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 defense power of Ukraine».

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