Ukrainian Defense Industry (UDI) has denied the information that the enterprises of JSC Aviation and Rocket Technology Manufacture, Kharkiv Machine-Building Plant FED and JSC Kyiv Radar plant cooperate with the Russian company Avia FED Service.
Source: Ukrainian Defense Industry press service
"Ukrainian Defense Industry officially states that the enterprises mentioned in the messages, JSC Aviation and Rocket Technology Manufacture, Kharkiv Machine-Building Plant FED and JSC Kyiv Radar plant work, have not been working with the specified company from the Russian Federation since 2014, and they also did not have and do not have any contracts with LINKER (UAE) and Bakaytorg1 (Kyrgyzstan)".
We also inform you that since the beginning of the full-scale invasion, the enterprises of JSC Ukrainian defence industry have not exported the products indicated in these stories at all," the Ukrainian Defense Industry said, commenting on the information of the Russian outlet Vazhnye Istorii that AviaFED Service imported components for aircraft and helicopters produced by some UDI enterprises to the Russian Federation, from January 2022 to July 2023.
"The materials collected during the relevant inspection were handed over to law enforcement agencies for further investigation," the UDI added.
Note: Previously, Vazhnye Istorii reported that the Russian aviation industry continues to receive supplies from the Russian company Avia Fed Service, which allegedly purchased most of its spare parts in Ukraine through companies in the UAE and Kyrgyzstan.