14 Mayıs 2010 Cuma
Two agreements signed between Azerbaijan and Turkey on joint production of munitions
According to APA correspondent’s information, signing ceremony was realized by the participation of Defense Industry Minister Yaver Jamalov and Turkish Defense Minister Vajdi Konul.
In the first signed agreement it was taken into consideration the joint production of night vision devices and thermal observation devices at the Alov factory of Optika Industrial Union of the Azerbaijani Defence Industry Ministry together with Turkish ASELSAN Company. Delivering speech at the signing ceremony Director General of Optika Industrial Union, Kamal Asgarov noted that, in such a way, Alov factory would extend cooperation with ASELSAN Company.
In the second agreement it was taken into consideration the military technical supply on production of munitions and engineering devices between Radioqurasdirma factory of Ufug Industrial Union of the Azerbaijani Defence Industry Ministry and the Mechanical and Chemical Industry Corporation of Turkey. This agreement was signed by Director General of Ufug Industrial Union Ramiz Mammadov on the Azerbaijani side and Director General of the Mechanical and Chemical Industry Corporation Unal Onsipahioglu on the Turkish side. Onsipahioglu noted that Mechanical and Chemical Industry Corporation has cooperated with Azerbaijan for years. According to agreement, production of munitions will be established in Azerbaijan again by the help of Mechanical and Chemical Industry Corporation.
After the signing ceremony while visiting stands of Turkish companies, Yaver Jamalov and Vajdi Konul discussed over development of cooperation.