The Ministry of Defence of the Republic of Kazakhstan finally announced the results of the second international exhibition of arms and military equipment "KADEX-2012", held in May in Astana, the press service of the RAC "MiG". As the press service of the Defense Ministry of Kazakhstan, including combat aircraft, "the most interesting professionals of the Armed Forces of Kazakhstan caused a multifunctional front-line fighter, the MiG-29M2."
The exhibition "KADEX-2012" has been actively working delegation of JSC "RAC" MiG "under the leadership of General Director Sergei Korotkov. He presented the 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 MiG-29M2, multifunctional. This is — a beautiful car. Works in all modes: by air, by land, on the ships. " At present JSC "RAC" MiG "is series production aircraft MiG-29M/M2. In conjunction with the ship's MiG-29K/KUB they form the basis for the production of the "Russian Aircraft Corporation" MiG "in the medium term.
MiG-29M/M2 — single and double latest serial combat aircraft of "RAC" MiG ". They are based on 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 solved the problem of combining outstanding aerodynamic characteristics of the classic MiG-29 cutting-edge technologies in avionics, materials, engines and armament. MiG-29M/M2 — multifunctional combat aircraft, capable of fighting with the air, ground and sea targets with current and prospective high-precision weapons.
MiG-29M/M2 equipped with the latest systems detect incoming missiles and laser irradiation, which allows identifying threats and fend them off with the help of electronic warfare. Assigned resource glider MiG-29M/M2 is 6000 hours, the calendar service life — 40 years, which is significantly higher than the corresponding figures previously manufactured aircraft.
/ / The MiG-29M2 extremely high stepeg unification with K / KUB. In addition to Syria, they are already interested in Kazakhstan. I think in the future this plane a great success and it will be the basis of MiG production line for the next decade.