From 21st to 26th August, 2007 BERIEV Aircraft Company took part in the VIIIth International Aviation and Space Salon "MAKS-2007" (Moscow region Zhukovsky).
"MAKS-2007" hosted 787 companies and firms: 540 Russian and 247 foreign. Participants of the Salon from 39 countries of the world represented on their expositions the most advanced technologies and products.
Participants of the Salon could visit the stand of BERIEV Aircraft Company in the Pavilion of the United Aircraft Corporation as well as the Be-200ES and Be-103 amphibious aircraft.
The Be-200ES (RF-32769, the fifth serial one) multipurpose amphibious aircraft was demonstrated on the static display, whereas the Be-103 (RA-03103) light amphibious aircraft apart from being demonstrated on the static display also participated in the demonstration flights. The Be-103 (RA-03103) was piloted by Yuriy Kabanov, honored test pilot of Civil Aviation State Scientific-Research Institute.
BERIEV Aircraft Company stand offered information on current and advanced projects of the company including the Be-200 multipurpose amphibious aircraft (and its modifications), Be-103 light amphibious aircraft, Be-101, Be-112 and Be-114 advanced amphibious aircraft, as well as À-42PE amphibious aircraft and À-50E AWACS.
On the BERIEV Aircraft Company's press conference at "MAKS-2007" on August 22, BERIEV Aircraft Company Director General Victor Kobzev highlighted current and advanced projects of the company in hydroaviation, whereas Head of Marketing & Advertising Department Vladimir Konoplev informed about the "Hydroaviasalon-2008" preparations and its future prospects.
Business meetings held during the exhibition with the representatives from a number of companies proved promising export prospects for amphibious aircraft designed by BERIEV.
The participants of "MAKS-2007" have been invited to the International Exhibition and Scientific Conference on Hydroaviation "Gidroaviasalon-2008" to be held from 4th to 7th September, 2008. A number of foreign and Russian companies and enterprises have demonstrated their interest in participating in "Gidroaviasalon".
Stand of BERIEV Aircraft Company
President of Russian Federation Vladimir Putin
visits the stand of BERIEV Aircraft Company
Beriev Be-103 and Be-200 aircraft on static display at "MAKS-2007"
Press conference of BERIEV Aircraft Company
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