President of Ukraine

President expressed gratitude to the staff of the Kyiv Polytechnic Institute for new military-technical developments

20 July 2017 - 16:00

President expressed gratitude to the staff of the Kyiv Polytechnic Institute for new military-technical developments

The President expressed gratitude to the staff of the Kyiv Polytechnic Institute for new military-technical developments that work for the defense of our sovereignty and territorial integrity.

The President emphasized that the success of the staff of the Kyiv Polytechnic Institute in the introduction of new developments in the defense sector is very important for him.

“The term from the development, from the scientific idea to the emergence of a technology on the touch line takes 4-5-6 months,” Petro Poroshenko emphasized. He noted that the scientists of the yiv Polytechnic Institute had created unique developments in such spheres as radio-electronic combat, radars, drones, confidential connection, security system, encryption of information. At the same time, the President stressed that those developments had already been put into production capacities and worked to protect Ukraine.

“There are unique developments that work at the level of the best global analogues,” Petro Poroshenko said and emphasized that the assistance of scientists and students of the Kyiv Polytechnic Institute had been vital in 2014 when nobody had sold arms to Ukraine.

The President expressed special gratitude to the creative team of developers of the serial operational-tactical UAV "Spectator", which is already actively used by the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the ATO area.