20th (Jubilee) MSPO, the International Defense Industry Show was held in Kielce, September 3-6, 2012 under the honorary auspices of the President of the Republic of Poland, Mr. Bronisław Komorowski, who presided over the opening ceremony. 400 exhibitors from 29 countries took part, and 13 000 attendees visited the show.
The main attraction of our exhibition was the first public presentation of the working prototype of the final rendition of the Radon/MSBS–5,56 mm with new 40 mm under barrel grenade launcher as well as the mock-up of the new semiautomatic pistol. Furthermore the ASG Beryl with Electronic Target System was available for the attendees to try out at the indoor range.
One of the booth attractions gathering crowds of spectators were dynamic presentations of the ISW Tytan „Future Soldier” capabilities. The display team, including the actual Military Technology University developers of the system’s components, presented the most recent hi-tech developments employed by the Bumar Soldier, including Radon/MSBS-5,56 mm rifles and Rad semiautomatic pistols manufactured by our company.
On the second day of the MSPO, the Industry Enhancement Agency S.A. and Bumar Ltd signed a declaration of co-operation in construction of the new Fabryka Broni plant in Radom. The document was signed in Kielce between Mr. Wojciech Dąbrowski, CEO of the Industry Enhancement Agency S.A., Mr. Krzysztof Krzystowski, CEO of the Bumar Ltd and Mr. Ryszard Kardasz, CEO of the Bumar Soldier S.A., in attandance of Mr. Rafał Baniak, the Undescretary of State in the Ministry of State Treasury.