In Q1 2016 the State Defense Industries Committee will present two prototypes to the Defense Ministry for testing. Over 15 enterprises run by the Committee are taking part in the project. The official stressed that over 80% of the components will be made in Belarus.
Sergei Gurulev went on saying that at present all the defense enterprises run by the Committee, including those offering repair services, focus on manufacturing new products as the basis for their development. For instance, OAO 558 Aircraft Repair Plant has started manufacturing components for military and civilian aircraft.