Russian Defense Ministry has approved the program of development of robotics, the document is now familiar to the Russian military-industrial complex.
"The Ministry of Defence approved the program of development of robotics industry is now familiar with it, and soon we will realize our scenario for the Future" — told RIA Novosti, Deputy Chairman of the Military-Industrial Commission under the Government of the Russian Federation Oleg Bochkarev.
Bochkarev recalled that recently established an interdepartmental working group "Laboratory of Robotics" at the Military-Industrial Commission. "The solution MIC director of the laboratory appointed a member of the Military-Industrial Commission Martianov Oleg" — said Bochkarev.
He explained that the creation of a single competence center industry in this direction too early to say. "While there is a certain dissonance in understanding in the development strategy of robotics, so everyone prepare their proposals — why it is on the basis of the enterprise or group of enterprises should set up a center of competence" — said the deputy chairman of the military industrial complex.
According to him, recently held the first meeting of the "Laboratory of Robotics," which was attended by over 100 people. Bochkarev said that the total in this field are going to work about 40 companies. "Members are very much interest in the industry is very large. Ministry of Defense announced a program of robotic and it shook the scientific and industrial community" — said Bochkarev.