The Ministry of Defence of the Republic of Kazakhstan just announced the results of the 2nd International show of arms and military equipment "KADEX-2012", which was accomplished in May in Astana, reported the press service of the RAC "MiG". AEX.ru
As said, the Defense Ministry's press service Kazakhstan, in the middle of combat aircraft "most enthusiastic professionals in the Armed Forces Kazakhstan called functional front-line fighter MiG-29M2. "
The exhibition "KADEX-2012" has worked intensively delegation of JSC "RAC" MiG "directed by the Director-General Sergei Korotkov. He introduced plane MiG-29M2 President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev and the management of the Ministry of Defense, the company said.
On the MiG-29M2 performed familiarization flights senior military Kazakhstan. Chief of the Air Defense Forces of Kazakhstan Army Lieutenant General Alexander Sorokin after the flight, said: "A good plane MiG-29M2, functional. This is — a beautiful machine. Works in all modes: by air, by land, on the ships. "
In the current time of "RAC" MiG "is the creation of a batch of aircraft MiG-29M/M2. In totality with naval fighters MiG-29K/KUB they form the basis of the production programs from "Russian Aircraft Corporation" MiG "in the medium term.
MiG-29M/M2 — single and double new serial warplanes JSC "RAC" MiG ". They are made on the basis of ship-based fighter MiG-29K/KUB serial production of which started in 2008. In the development of the family and MiG-29K/KUB MiG-29M/M2 Problem solved combining outstanding aerodynamic characteristics of the traditional MiG-29 cutting-edge technologies in avionics, materials, engines and armament. MiG-29M/M2 — functional combat aircraft, capable to fight with air, ground and sea targets with a modern and promising high-precision weapons.
MiG-29M/M2 equip a new detection system attacking missiles and laser irradiation, which allows time to identify hazards, and to counter them with electronic warfare. Assigned resource glider MiG-29M/M2 is 6000 hours, the calendar service life — 40 years, much more than the like of previously manufactured aircraft.