Russian experts do not have the opportunity to build a fresh surface ships for the Navy due to the suspension of deliveries of gas turbine units with Ukraine, said Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin.
"Speaking of arms and military equipment to Ukraine, we substituted 186 positions in the 1-St of all, this gas turbine engines, production of which is historically located within Ukraine. Because of this, we cannot build a fresh surface ships for the Navy, "- said Rogozin, RIA " Novosti ".
first it was claimed that today the program of import substitution for these engines and other components. According to the plan, Russia should develop its own production of gas turbine engines in 2018. Speaking of according to the Russian "defense" from the EU and NATO, Rogozin was quoted a figure of 640 positions." in the majority, the story is about optics, and electronics. Terms of import substitution there is also hard, " said Deputy Prime Minister. Remember, may 20, the head of Ukrainian government Arseniy Yatsenyuk said that his country breaks military-technical cooperation with Russia. Also, in summer of last year the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko forbade any military-technical cooperation with Russia. For example, Poroshenko signed a decree, which prohibited the export to Russia of military and dual-use goods for military end use (Russia, except for space technology, which is used for research and use of outer space for good purposes in the framework of international space projects. The specialists said that the refusal to cooperate with Russia in the military-industrial complex almost completely deprive Kiev of military industry. So, from the cessation of military-technical cooperation with Russia, Ukraine will lose a lot more.