Russian air defence systems exhibited in Brazil
Russian air defence systems are shown at the 9th Latin American International Defence and Security Exhibition (LAAD) in Rio de Janeiro, from the 9th to 12th of April 2013. They are generating great interest, as Alexander Fomin, Director of Russia's Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation, reported.
More than 720 companies from 60 countries are participating in LAAD 2013 at the Riocenter, and about 30.000 visitors are expected.
LAAD is a biennial event in Brazil, which brings together Brazilian and international companies, specialized in supplying equipment, services and technology to the Armed Forces, Special Forces, Police and Security Services.
(re-written by Olivia Kroth; sources: Itar Tass, Voice of Russia)
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