Ministry of Defence of the Republic of Kazakhstan has summed up very second the International Exhibition of Arms and Military Equipment «KADEX-2012», which was accomplished in May in Astana, reported the press service of RAC «MiG». AEX.ru
As said the press service of Defense Ministry of Kazakhstan, in the midst of combat aircraft «most enthusiastic professionals Kazakhstan Armed Forces called functional frontline fighter MiG-29M2.»
The exhibition «KADEX-2012» worked intensively delegation of JSC «RAC» MiG «running General Director Sergei Korotkov. He presented the MiG-29M2 President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev and the management of the Ministry of Defense, the company noted.
On the MiG-29M2 performed familiarization flights senior military Kazakhstan. Commander of Air Defense Forces of Kazakhstan Army Lieutenant General Alexander Sorokin after the flight, said: «Good MiG-29M2 functional. This is — a beautiful machine. Works in all modes: air, on the ground, on ships. «
Currently, JSC «RAC» MiG «is mass production aircraft MiG-29M/M2. In totality with ship 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 shipborne fighters MiG-29K/KUB serial production of which started in 2008. When designing and family MiG-29K/KUB MiG-29M/M2 Problem solved combining outstanding aerodynamic features traditional MiG-29 advanced developments 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 precision weapons.
MiG-29M/M2 resettled new detection systems attacking missiles and laser irradiation, which allows time to identify hazards and fend them off with the help of electronic warfare. Assigned resource MiG-29M/M2 airframe is 6000 hours, a calendar service life — 40 years, significantly outperforming similar characteristics previously manufactured aircraft.