The national security Council instructed the government to approve approved at this meeting, the main indicators of the state defense order with respect to costs budgeted for the current year. In particular, it is envisaged to provide APU is a new and promising weapons and military equipment. This reports the press service of the NSDC.
At today’s meeting were considered the main indicators of the state defense order for 2017 and projections for the next two years.
Among defined in the state defense order priorities: development and production of new weapons and military equipment, the development of domestic military-industrial complex, the increase of state guarantees on loans and the simplification of the mechanism of getting them to the subjects of economic activity.
In particular, the state defense order provided to ensure AFU and other military formations new and promising weapons and military equipment: modern missile and artillery systems, armored missile boats, unmanned aerial vehicles, armored vehicles, electronic warfare and radar systems, modern means of communication and control, intelligence systems for artillery units, surveillance, targeting and night vision, it is also planned modernization of aircraft, helicopters and other military equipment, and the like.
In addition security Council decision is planned to start the “State target program for the creation and production of ammunition and special chemistry products for the period up to 2021.”
The Cabinet is charged with accounting for the underfunding of the state defense order in 2016 to make adjustments to the “State target defence programme of development of arms and military equipment for the period up to 2020”.