Sr. Lt. Gen. Phung Si Tan, Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army, and his entourage visit a booth at the ongoing Eurosatory 2024 exhibition.

The Eurosatory 2024 exhibition was opened on the morning of June 17 at Villepinte Exhibition Center in the North of Paris. This biennial event is one of the largest exhibitions of army weapons and equipment in the world, drawing a number of the world’s leading defense enterprises.

According to the organizers, in this year’s event, 2,000 booths are showcasing products of 62 countries worldwide. The exhibition has attracted 62,000 visitors from 150 countries and 250 delegations from 96 countries.

Invited by the organizers of Eurosatory exhibition, the MND of Vietnam has sent delegations to the event since 1998. During the event, the Vietnamese delegation has learned about latest technologies, been updated with technological and scientific advances and equipment development trends of armies of countries worldwide, as well as promoted cooperation opportunities.

After the opening ceremony of the event, the Vietnamese delegation toured booths showcasing products of foreign defense industry enterprises and groups.

During their stay in France, the Vietnamese delegation will engage in a wide range of activities, and receive representatives of leaders of the Staff of the French Army, the Procurement Agency under the Ministry of Armed Forces of France.

Translated by Mai Huong