According to him, of the 46 proposed by the Russian side in the draft program on 2013-2015, there were 9 events "that are in the interests of the two parties."
"Among them is a plan to create capacities for restoration and overhaul in Kazakhstan. aviation engines for military aircraft on the basis of the West Kazakhstan Engineering Company in Uralsk. The next project is the creation of an aviation technical center in Astana. Russian enterprises will take part in its creation, in particular during the repair of military helicopters. There are many more to enumerate, but this is only a draft program, it will still be coordinated after ratification, "Gromov said.
According to Tengrinews.kz, an agreement between the government of Kazakhstan and Russia on the development and implementation of joint work programs in the field of military-technical cooperation in the interests of the Armed Forces of Kazakhstan and Russia was signed in Orenburg on September 11 of 2009. The agreement defines the procedure for developing and implementing joint work programs in the field of military-technical cooperation in the interests of the Armed Forces of Kazakhstan and Russia.
The agreement defines cooperation in order not only to modernize and repair weapons and military equipment, but also to conduct research and development work to create new types of weapons and military equipment, the Deputy Minister of Defense of Kazakhstan noted.
He clarified that the agreement provides for joint work, but excludes the inclusion of programs of activities by one or the other party without the consent of one of the parties.
We add that in January, Kazakhstan and Russia signed an agreement on the creation of a unified regional air defense system.