The defense Ministry invited the companies from 34 countries at the forum

the forum was held in Moscow Park “Patriot” in 2015. This year it will be held from 23 to 29 August.

Recall that in November last year, the defense Ministry reported that to participate in the forum invited 2,500 companies of the Russian defense, and 130 foreign countries. It is known that the new “Army 2020” will be a specialized program-technical complexes and systems working with artificial intelligence technology.

Photo: Vitaly Kuzmin/ Delivery of the T-90M “Breakthrough” in troops will begin in 2020

the exposition will be formed in the pavilions and open areas of the Park “Patriot”, polygon Alabino and the airfield Kubinka. Total area of over 320 thousand square meters.

we will Also create a thematic exhibition “Victory” devoted to the 75-th anniversary of Victory in the great Patriotic war. The forum will present projects of military innovation Technopolis “Era”. The issue of participation in the “Army 2020” aerobatic teams from foreign countries.

According to the head of the defense Ministry Sergei Shoigu, in the current year it is planned to first conduct military-technical forum together with the International army games. This, according to the Minister, will allow to involve in both events and more foreign delegations to expand the possibilities of formal talks and meetings. “Plus it undoubtedly will positively affect the image of both the event and its popularity,” – explained then the meaning of innovations the head of the defense Ministry. According to forecasts of Agency, the total attendance will reach half a million people.

Photo: Vitaly Timkivi / RIA Novosti the strategic missile forces drones to search for saboteurs

Shoigu also said that the forum “Army-2019”, which was attended by over a million people, had beaten the record of the past five years. Its products – more than 27 thousand samples of military and dual-purpose – it presented more than 1,300 businesses and organizations. The forum was signed by 46 state contracts totaling more than $ 1 trillion. rubles.

last year “the Army” was attended by representatives of 120 countries and more than forty official delegations. Their expositions, in particular, represented Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, India, Kazakhstan, China, Pakistan, Thailand, Turkey and South Africa.