GP "Ukroboronservis" and the Vietnamese company VAXUCO July 18, 2013 in Hanoi (Socialist Republic of Vietnam) signed two aircraft repair contract. This was the general director of "Ukroboronproma" Sergei Gromov, the press service of state-owned enterprises.
The first contract involves the holding of the repair of aircraft engines AL-31F. Second — provides for the Ukrainian side technical advice on repair of aircraft engines AL-31F. The end user — Defense-Air Force Vietnam People’s Army. Repair of engines and related technical consultancy fulfill GP hatchery "Motor" (Lutsk), which is part of the Civil Code "Ukroboronprom."
According to Gromov, in the near future GC "Ukroboronprom" send to Vietnam offers to supply and modernization of air defense, aircraft and armored vehicles, repair and modernization of naval technology.
He stressed that an important element in the preparation and supply of military equipment to Vietnam is training technicians in the country.
"The Ukrainian side will prepare its proposals on training of Vietnamese specialists. This aspect will be taken into account when signing further contracts for the supply of military equipment to Vietnam."
At the time of de-Defense Force Commander Vietnam People’s Army Phuong Minh Hoa expressed hope for the strengthening and expansion of cooperation in the field of military-technical cooperation between Ukraine and Vietnam.