(MENAFN - UkrinForm) At the Paris Le Bourget Exhibition Centre, French President Emmanuel Macron and Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov discussed cooperation in the aviation industry.
'French President Emmanuel Macron praised the cooperation between Ukraine and France. Together with AirbusHeli we are developing a security system of the Interior Ministry, Antonov and SAFRAN - we are creating the military transport aircraft An-188. We are strengthening our partnership and technical capabilities of Ukraine, Avakov wrote on Twitter.
As reported, on July 14, 2018, the Ukrainian Interior Ministry and France's Airbus Helicopters signed an agreement on the purchase of 55 helicopters. In December 2018, Ukraine received two helicopters under the contract with the French company Airbus Helicopters.
On January 30, 2019, the third Airbus military helicopter arrived in Ukraine, intended for the needs of the State Emergencies Service of Ukraine